Jen Bauer

5 Things Christmas has in Common with Construction

Posted on Dec 10, 2013

Although the temperatures have turned cold and flurries have begun to fly, progress on our construction projects hasn’t slowed down and doesn’t show signs of doing so anytime in the near future. With the holidays just around the corner, I started thinking about all of […]

Jen Bauer

What does it take to become a contractor?

Posted on Sep 11, 2012

Every once in a while something happens at work that pulls you out of the day-to-day grind. Just that happened to me a few weeks ago. I received a letter from a curious 5th grader who was interested in what he would need to do […]

Jen Bauer

Social Media + Construction Firms

Posted on Jan 10, 2012

A recent report in Engineering News-Record (ENR) talked about the risks and rewards of social media in construction. Here at Miron Construction, we’ve been utilizing various social media channels to connect with our community, customers, sub-contractors and potential clients. Although we embraced the concept, we […]

Jen Bauer

Take a Child to Work Day!

Posted on May 3, 2011

Since sustainability is a core driver for Miron Construction, and being that we understand that today’s youth are current and future stewards of the environment, we decided to celebrate 2011 Take a Child to Work Day a little differently this year. In honor of Earth […]

Jen Bauer

“The harder you work, the luckier you get”

Posted on Apr 5, 2011

This month, during Miron Construction’s annual support staff summit, we were fortunate to have Kathi Seifert, the former Executive Vice President for the Kimberly-Clark Corporation, attend as a guest speaker. As she talked about the journey through life a career can take you on, Kathi […]

Jen Bauer

‘Follow’ the leaders for construction news & resources

Posted on Feb 1, 2011

  Inc. magazine recently put together a comprehensive list of 30 Tips of Using Social Media in Your Business from which any business can learn. There are many companies in the construction industry that utilize social media to reach clients, perspective clients, employees and their […]

Jen Bauer

So Much To Be Thankful For

Posted on Nov 23, 2010

“Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” —Melody Beattie As we descend upon the holiday season we are reminded that this is a time for family, friends and giving thanks. Miron has a great deal to […]

Jen Bauer

Responsible Recycling

Posted on Nov 16, 2010

What started out as a recycling plan quickly developed into something bigger. When two major cell phone companies merged, many corporate Miron Construction employees were left with perfectly good, albeit used, phones they could no longer use. It was obvious these phones needed to be […]