New Jersey Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management
Please note: After 5/8/2015, this publication may be used as a comprehensive replacement for all of the publications listed on the PSI Candidate Information Bulletins for the New Jersey Electrical Contractors, HVACR Contractors, Master Plumbers, Fire Alarm, Burglar Alarm and Locksmith Business and Law examinations. Starting 6/8/15, ONLY this publication will be allowed in the testing center.
NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management, New Jersey Edition is organized into three sections.
Part 1 focuses on planning and starting your business. This section will help you formulate a business plan, choose a business structure, understand licensing and insurance requirements and gain basic management and marketing skills.
Part 2 covers fundamentals you will need to know in order to operate a successful construction business. This section covers estimating, contract management, scheduling, project management, safety and environmental responsibilities, and building good relationships with employees, subcontractors, and customers.
Part 3 provides valuable information to assist you in running the administrative funtions of your business. Financial management, tax basics, and lien laws are covered. Effective management of these areas of business is vital and can cause you serious problems if you do not give them proper attention.