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An Insurance Policy for School Districts

Posted by Steve Harper on Jun 28, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Imagine you are the Superintendent of a medium-sized school district. Your entire career has been dedicated to creating the very best learning environment for your kids. One that is safe, secure, and ensures that students, teachers, and staff have facilities they can be proud of.

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Topics: Choosing Software, School Districts, project management software

General Data Protection Regulation Update

Posted by Steve Harper on May 25, 2018 10:00:00 AM

I am sure over the last few weeks you’ve been overwhelmed by various online companies sending out privacy update notifications to comply with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation. I won’t bore you with explaining it, you can go here to learn more about that. If you can’t sleep…it will help.

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Topics: Insider

Accountability, Liability & Lawsuits:                        How Owners can be proactive during a construction project

Posted by Steve Harper on Apr 5, 2018 11:23:32 AM

The recent and tragic events at Florida International University and at the Kakahari Indoor Water Park in Sandusky, OH. illustrate the need for these Owners to have their own construction project management software for all their projects. 

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Topics: universitites, real estate owners

Eliminate Question Anxiety

Posted by Steve Harper on Jan 9, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Sylvia, the director of construction for the local K-12 school district, always prides herself on having answers when questions are asked. Especially when those questions come from the school board or from a concerned parent or community member.

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Topics: School Districts, universitites, project management software, healthcare facilities, real estate owners

Why We Don't Want To Be Goliath

Posted by Steve Harper on Nov 30, 2017 10:00:00 AM

A customer of ours recently sent me an article about another construction project management software (competitor) that had just closed a big round of funding. The email said, "Steve, why aren't you doing this? They should be investing in Owner Insite because your product is so much better than theirs!"

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Topics: Choosing Software, Insider, goliath

Custom Construction Software? Pretty Close!

Posted by Steve Harper on Oct 27, 2017 11:00:00 AM

This week my team launched even more new features to our project management software that we're pretty excited about. In fact over the last few months, Owner Insite has quietly launched new features and capabilities that are making us an even more formidable competitor to some of the industries self-proclaimed "best" construction project management software platforms.

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Topics: custom construction software, capital budget, school bond

KRACK Creates WiFi Security Concern

Posted by Steve Harper on Oct 20, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Many of our users use WiFi to access their project data and there is a new security threat that you will want to be aware of and take action to prevent immediately.

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Topics: Wifi Vulnerability, Public Wifi, KRACK

Take The Seat Marked "Owner" At The Table

Posted by Steve Harper on Sep 6, 2017 10:00:00 AM

I recently had a conversation with the Director of Construction for a school district here in Texas. He and his team are facing a mountain of work over the next few years thanks to the recent passage of a school bond.

He had been put in contact with us by a colleague from another school district that uses Owner Insite for construction project management software. Despite the high praise and recommendation from our client, I could sense a fair bit of skepticism on his part as we spoke. 

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Topics: Owner Series

Owner Insite Is Not Just for Teams Anymore

Posted by Steve Harper on Jul 27, 2017 11:30:00 AM



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Topics: Insider

Excuse Me While I Brag A Bit

Posted by Steve Harper on Jul 21, 2017 9:00:00 AM

I hope you'll indulge me a bit while I brag on a couple of things that, as CEO, make me extremely proud.

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