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Episode 64: What’s Really the Big Deal About Substantial Completion Anyway? [Podcast]

Issuing the Certificate of Substantial Completion is an important milestone in the contract administration process. It's important to know the significance.   I discuss the importance of Substantial Completion and take a look at the A201 General Conditions, Article 9.8 and how it impacts on certain milestones. This is an important concept for preparing for

Episode 41: Knowledge of Bidding & Negotiation [Podcast]

Bidding & Negotiation is a necessary skill for any business owner and those in management positions at corporations and firms. Setting expectations is crucial to ensuring a smooth process and making sure there's a happy client at the project completion. I discuss Knowledge Statement # 46 - Knowledge of Bidding and Negotiation Services Change to

Episode 30: Knowledge of Procedures for Performing Project Closeout [Podcast]

[audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/reside/cse30-projectcloseout.mp3] About this Episode: *NOTE: there is not outro on this episode, technical glitch (i.e. me), so when it sounds like it abruptly cuts off, that is the end of the episode. Knowledge Statement #52: Knowledge of procedures for performing project closeout Certificate of Substantial Completion Partial Occupancy and Use Certificate of Occupancy Notice of

028. CSE podcast – Knowledge of Procedures for Monitoring Construction Costs and Schedules

[audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/reside/cse28-certifyingpayment.mp3] About this Episode: Knowledge Statement #51: Knowledge of procedures for monitoring construction costs and schedules CAB’s CSE Overview Page http://www.cab.ca.gov/candidates/cse.shtml Review of AIA document G702 Application and Certificate for Payment Review of AIA document G706A Contractor’s Affidavit of Lien Releases Link to AIA Documents G Series Summary http://www.aia.org/contractdocs/AIAS076752 Facebook Fan Page - Join the

023. CSE podcast – Knowledge of the Relationships between Architect, Owner, and Contractor

[audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/reside/cse23-responsibilities.mp3] About this Episode: Knowledge Statement #47: Knowledge of interrelationships among Owner, Architect, and Contractor Want to know more about my personal story, check out “the pursuit of mindful living” Tim sends in a question about architects’ responsibilities and finding out which agencies are involved in a project Upcoming Socal Seminar, Saturday June 25 Upcoming

008. the CSE podcast – Procedures for Implementing Changes During Construction

[audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/reside/cse08-changesinconstruction.MP3] About this Episode: January Seminar (SoCal) and February Seminar (NoCal) CAB Test Plan (2007) remains for the new format Knowledge Statement #50: Procedures for Implementing Changes During Construction Like what you've heard? I would greatly appreciate you leaving a comment here and/or submitting a review to itunes. Right Click Here to Download mp3 Questions

007. the CSE podcast – Conflict Resolution and My Personal Arbitration Story

[audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/reside/cse07-conflictresolution.MP3] About this Episode: The studio has moved! Takeshi sent in a question about LLCs and S-Corp Upcoming January Seminar discount extended NoCal Seminar happening in February Knowledge Statement #49: Conflict Resolution My Personal Arbitration Story Like what you've heard? I would greatly appreciate you leaving a comment here and/or submitting a review to itunes.

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