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construction crew discussing project timeline.

The Importance of Project Timelines in Construction

Planning the project timeline is an important part of construction management and one of the most complex tasks at the beginning stage of any construction project. Project...

construction worker wiping forehead.

How Managers Can Prevent Employee Burnout in Construction

This year, the American Psychological association reported that more people than ever before are experiencing the negative effects of work-related stress . According to the...

Industry News Tips
three construction workers of different generations talking on jobsite.

Managing Generational Gaps on the Jobsite

Construction companies with multigenerational workforces enjoy many benefits. Each generation has unique views and experiences, and these diverse perspectives contribute to...

Industry News Tips
Product Updates Q2 2022.

Quarterly Update: Better, More Detailed Time Tracking and Improved Workflows

This quarter, Raken released several enhancements to our time tracking feature to help our customers gain more accurate production insights. We also improved the performance of...

Raken Updates
construction project manager using calculator for budgeting.

Why Do Construction Projects Go Over Budget?

To make profit, construction companies must carefully plan and schedule their projects. Materials, labor, equipment rentals, and all other expenses are calculated and added to...

Industry News Tips
female construction worker using mobile phone.

6 Emerging Technologies That Support Construction Projects

Technology has always been a driving force in the construction industry. From the invention of the wheel to the advent of 3D printing, new technologies have continually...

Industry News
construction superintendent onboarding a new employee on the jobsite.

Effectively Onboarding New Employees in Construction

Construction can be a hazardous industry, with heavy machinery, great heights, toxic materials, and other physical risks being a normal part of the typical work environment....

Safety Tips
construction worker using mobile phone.

Using Technology To Improve Project Visibility in Construction

In construction project management, visibility is all about keeping everyone informed and on the same page from start to finish. It’s more than just good communication, however....

2022 Winner Best Customer Service.

Raken Celebrates 2022 Stevie Award Win

We’re excited to announce that we’ve been recognized by the Stevie Awards for the second year in a row ! "We are thrilled to win a 2022 Bronze Stevie Award for Best Customer...

Industry News
Construction workers using PPE Review Checklist on Raken's mobile app.

How Staying Connected Helps Increase Safety in Construction

There is no aspect of construction more important than safety. From subcontractors to project managers to CEOs, every person working on a construction project is united by their...

Raken & ConstructionDive Webinar: How to Boost Productivity in the Construction Industry.

Learn About Productivity Tracking with Raken’s Industry Experts

Last month, we teamed up with Construction Dive for a free webinar. In the webinar, Raken’s industry experts discuss why productivity tracking is essential and how construction...

construction worker using construction report app to take photo on jobsite.

How Better Documentation Helps Contractors Reach Sustainability Goals

With environmental issues like climate change and dwindling natural resources becoming growing concerns, construction companies are taking responsibility. Modern contractors...

Industry News

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