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January/February 2019

As a new year begins, take time to reflect on your management and leadership efforts. Are you doing enough to achieve your goals? January/February 2019 sheds light on a plethora of leadership and management issues, including corporate board efficacy, current construction compensation trends, and strategic ways to improve your company’s recruitment and retention and safety cultures. Also, don’t forget to secure your spot at CFMA’s 2019 Annual Conference & Exhibition, along with upcoming, exciting online education opportunities and more.

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