Tag Archives: general contractors

Maintaining Surety Credit in Times of Growth and Transition

SPONSORED CONTENT FROM Old Republic Surety Posted by Erik Mueller Most construction companies in the U.S. are owned by an individual or the members of a family. Yet, according to the Family Business Alliance, only 30% of family-owned businesses survive into the second generation, and just 12% remain viable into the third generation. That means when owners are ready to retire, ...

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Expect the Unexpected: The Importance of a Solid Continuity Plan

SPONSORED CONTENT FROM OLD REPUBLIC SURETY By Scot Albrinck, AFSB Growing up in a family that owned an electrical contracting business, I was always surrounded by a strong work ethic and dedication to the business. While my role was focused on pulling wire, bolting on stadium light pegs in the middle of winter, and sweeping floors, the heartbeat of the ...

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