It was great to chat with John, who like me is in the construction sector and doing online work.
On this episode we cover:
- The US economy and the effects of the stimulus pushed by the US government in 2009
- The value and future of education in the construction industry
- What is a project manager?
- The future of the construction industry in the US
To listen to the episode, press the orange “play” button above this post.
John Poole, LEED AP
John has been involved in the successful delivery of several large construction projects of over $50 million in value assuming the roles of civil engineer, general contractor, construction manager, as well as subcontractor. His project list includes Lincoln Financial Football Stadium, Memorial Hospital, Arrabelle Hotel and Resort, and the Revel Casino.
John has a diverse construction industry background on the design professional side as well as construction. He holds an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering and a graduate degree in Construction Management where he focused his study on leadership and management practices in the construction industry. John spoke with me from his office in the US.
How has the economy affected your work?
Use the comment box below to share your thoughts on the economy and how it has affected your work in the construction industry. I would love your input!