The ConTechCrew Podcast 104 with Stan Singh from @rakenapp RECAP

February 4th, 2018|Podcast|

Last week the ConTechCrew Podcast (powered by JBKnowledge ) conducted an exclusive interview with Stan Singh from Raken for Episode 104 to discuss the evolution of daily reporting for the Construction industry. The show was hosted by James Benham (@jamesmbenham), and he was joined by Rob McKinney (@conappguru) along with Jeff Sample (@IronManofIT) and Buck Davis (@BIMboxUSA)

ConTechTrio Tech Tuesday AppView: Raken April 2017

April 25th, 2017|Apps|

This week the ConTechTrio team has launched a new weekly video series! The Tech Tuesday AppView Vlog ( aka video blog) series is dedicated to exploring a construction workflow through a app. This week the ConAppGuru explores the workflow of daily reports. The app featured is Raken. To view the AppView on: Facebook (Click Here)

Predictions for Construction Technology in 2017

January 17th, 2017|Technology|

Over the past few years the construction industry has been revolutionized by the introduction of new technology. As the new year of 2017 begins I have thought about what new innovations we may see this year. The following are are few prediction fro construction technology in 2017 from myself and a few other Technology Enthusiast.

Announcing the JBKnowledge ConTech Roadshow in Atlanta!

November 7th, 2016|Events, Technology|

I am excited to announce the first ever JBKnowledge ConTech Roadshow will make its debut on December 6th, 2016 in Atlanta Georgia! Join the ConTechTrio (James Benham, Josh Bone and myself) at the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center to hear great presentations about construction technology that can improve your business workflows.  Our ConTech Roadshow will be

Apps for Construction: The FooJee Show Edition

October 24th, 2016|Apps|

Last week I was honored to join Lucas Acosta on the FooJee Show to discuss evolution of Apps for Construction. The FooJee show is dedicate to educating Apple device users about new product updates, uses cases for mobile devices and apps, and how to better use Apple products in the work environment. Mr. Acosta asked

Apps for Construction: Safety (2016)

September 6th, 2016|Apps, Safety|

Last year I started a series of posts about new safety apps for construction projects. Many Safety professionals have mentioned to me that is is difficult to keep up with the constant release of new apps available. It seems like every week there a new platform is released to help improve safety workflows for construction projects.

The Big Debate about Mobile Apps for Construction in 2016

May 31st, 2016|Apps|

Over the past few years the introduction of mobile apps has created a major shift in construction workflows. This shift has created a big debate about the most appropriate mobile apps for use in construction. One interesting issue that has developed from this debate is which type of apps construction companies select mobile apps for

The ConTechTrio Podcast 1.15 (Raken) RECAP

May 11th, 2016|Interview, Podcast, Technology|

Last week the #ConTechTrio Podcast (powered by JBKnowledge ) conducted an exclusive interview with Technology Leader and CEO of Raken Kyle Slager for Episode 1.15! Host James Benham (@JamesMBenham),  was joined by Rob McKinney (@ConAppGuru) and Josh Bone (BIM2TheBone) to share the latest construction technology news and discuss the change in daily reporting methods. The show details

Raken App Update April 2016

April 18th, 2016|Apps, Review|

I recently I met with the Raken team to learn about the recent platform updates and future direction for their construction daily report mobile app. The Raken team has been hard at work adding new features to their app and online platform. As a reminder, Raken is daily report app that allows users to detail

Five Apps for Construction April 2016

April 4th, 2016|Apps|

One of my goals for 2016 is to share more information about new apps and software that I think are relevant to the construction industry. It can can a challenge to search for and learn about new construction focused apps and software. This month my Five Apps for Construction series will focus on solutions that can