Productivity is more than just blowing through our to-do lists. Real productivity is about thinking differently in identifying goals, constructing teams, directing our focus and making decisions. This session will show you how to be truly productive. Charles Duhigg will separate the merely busy from the genuinely productive by examining eight critical concepts used at a U.S. Marine Corps Boot Camp, in the making of Disney’s Frozen and in building Google’s perfect team. You will learn how your company and people can become smarter, faster and better.
Looking for solutions to your leadership challenges and needs? MCAA’s unique leadership development opportunity, the Advanced Leadership Institute, or ALI, can help. Here’s what Kori Gormley-Huppert, President of Gormley Plumbing + Mechanical and a graduate of ALI Course 17, had to say about her ALI experience: “Going through ALI was an amazing and rewarding experience! It has opened doors for me and given me the confidence I needed to take on the role as president. I’m excited about my future and the future of our company as we celebrate 110 years in 2018!”
You are invited to join the MCAA family at our annual convention, this coming March 25-29 at the beautiful JW Marriott Hill Country resort in San Antonio, Texas. You can view the planning guide and register online at our special MCAA’18 website!
Being a mechanical contractor in today’s market is as challenging as it has ever been. Technology and innovation are evolving at a rapid pace and it is imperative that we make every effort to assure all of our people are trained and educated to keep pace. This particularly holds true for your field personnel who are on the front lines daily. MCAA’s Field Leaders Conference will provide them with the training they need.
Your generous donations to the MCAA Disaster Relief Fund and the UA Charitable Trust made a real difference in the lives of 360 MCAA and UA family members whose homes and cars were destroyed or damaged by Hurricane Harvey. This video will allow you to see and hear directly from some Harvey victims as to just how much your generosity meant to them.
Construction health and safety professionals benefit tremendously from earning the Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) certification. Just the hazard recognition skills gained, and the incident prevention solutions learned make the certification process well worth the effort. However, the professional recognition and instant credibility that go along with it are extremely beneficial too, especially when health and safety professionals find themselves negotiating with a GC, CM, or owner who doesn’t fully understand a jobsite safety or health issue.
Contracting Business Magazine features MSCA CONNECT 2017’s Preventive Maintenance session in their latest article about how the value for preventive HVAC maintenance continues to be a popular topic at industry events. David Bavisotto, MSCA board of managers past chair; Steve Smith, MSCA board of managers treasurer; and Jon Finch, vice president, training and recruiting, Milwaukee Tools are highlighted in the article.
MCAA’s new worker safety training video, Workplace Violence Prevention and Protection, and its accompanying materials are now available to members. The video teaches viewers to identify warning signs and take appropriate action to prevent workplace violence. It also shows viewers how to protect themselves and others if they find themselves in an active workplace violence situation.
Your business provides the highest quality mechanical, service and plumbing services to all commercial establishments in your market area…but are you getting the word out? With help from MCAA’s Management Methods Bulletins, your company could be the first one called when a project or service is needed.
Emily Murphy has been unanimously confirmed by the Senate as Administrator of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). As GSA Administrator, Murphy will lead a workforce of 11,600 full-time employees and oversee more than 371 million rentable square feet of property and approximately $54 billion in annual contracts. Murphy is the daughter of MCAA past president Jim Murphy and Mimi Murphy.
Elevate Your Service Supervisor’s Leadership Skills by Signing Them Up for MSCA Field Supervisors Training: Growing and Developing Service Supervisors! Your Service Field Supervisor plays a key role that directly impacts your bottom line. This program is focused training designed specifically for improving the performance of service field supervisors.
Register now for MCAA’s 15th Annual Safety Directors’ Conference. Join us January 23-25, 2018 at the Marriott Marquis, San Diego, California, for this “must attend” conference for all safety professionals. The 2018 conference theme is “Not on Our Watch,” where attendees will get even better at helping our fitters, plumbers, and service technicians protect themselves for workplace hazards.
MCAA’s web-based labor estimating manual is an invaluable tool for your business. Free as a benefit of your membership.
Scholarships are just one way the Mechanical Contracting Education & Research Foundation is investing in your industry’s future. Have you invested in it?
You can make an impact on the future of your industry and your business by contributing to the MCAA Political Action Committee.
Looking for an intern? You can head to our improved student chapter website and check out the great resumes there!
The year-round involvement of our manufacturer/supplier members is part of what makes MCAA special. Learn more about the Council and the value it brings to MCAA.
Manufacturer / Supplier Council
Our new online registration system is up and running. We’ve compiled the most frequently asked questions in one place – here!