Chapter Corner

Newsroom & Insights: October 2015

IEC Celebrates First Annual Apprenticeship Week

IEC Celebrates First Annual Apprenticeship WeekThe Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC), an organizational leader in apprenticeship, is proud to celebrate the first ever National Apprenticeship Week. In partnership with the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), IEC chapters will be holding events throughout the week and communicating the importance of apprenticeship.


Are You Crazy About Your Customers?

In today’s competitive marketplace, to be truly successful, you need to understand the importance of determining exactly what type of business you are in. Many organizations tend to over-generalize in this area without truly understanding the nature of their business.


Optimize Jobsite Material to Improve Productivity & Cut Costs

The old and famous saying in the industry, “I’d rather look at them than look for them” could not be more wrong now, than at any time in the history of the industry. The last few years in the construction industry have been proven to be challenging to say the least. Gone are construction’s glory days of win the job, pay the field guys, and collect the money with amazing profits.


IEC National Welcomes CreditSuppliers as a Bronze Industry Partner

IEC National is pleased to announce CreditSuppliers has joined the association as a Bronze Industry Partner. CreditSuppliers is transforming the way construction companies can access supplies by offering revolving trade credit lines that allow contractors to pay their suppliers in as little as 10 days while maintaining flexible terms for repayment.