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Training and development calendar

Date Time Location Details Registration
March 7, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. MnDOT Shoreview Training Center
1900 County Road I West
Shoreview, MN 55126
QuickBooks Intermediate: Job Costing
This workshop will assist with the key to contracting: “Did we make money on that job?” You’ll learn how to create estimates, determine profitability by job and handle progress payments and retainers. Plus, there are nifty reports that give you an ongoing job status. Time saving tips help keep you on the job and making money. You will have hands-on using a laptop computer lab. Note: for certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprises only.
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March 21, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. MnDOT Shoreview Training Center
1900 County Road I West
Shoreview, MN 55126
Partnering, Team Projects & Increasing Your Capacity in the Changing Landscape of Highway Heavy Construction
This workshop will focus on ways for small firms to form partnerships and collaborate on projects thereby increasing the firm’s capacity to be an attractive bidders/partner. We will be covering basic considerations and practical aspects to help increase the probability of success. We will discuss ways to find viable partners that match your firm’s strategic needs. Note: for certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprises only.
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April 1, 2015 9-11:30 a.m.

University of Minnesota Urban Research and Outreach Engagement Center
2001 Plymouth Ave North

Minneapolis, MN 55411

MnDOT DBE and Workforce Collaborative Meeting N/A
April 2, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. MnDOT Shoreview Training Center
1900 County Road I West
Shoreview, MN 55126

Critical legal issues for being a successful MnDOT contractor

Designed for DBEs doing highway heavy business with MnDOT. Learn how to understand the big picture of MnDOT’s Division I business requirements, be aware of the rules that primes and multi-tier contractors must follow to be successful and get paid, understand critical success factors and protocols for reporting issues that change your scope of work or costs on a job, and more. View flyer (PDF).

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