LearnIT 2017-07-10T15:38:19+00:00

Learn IT, Carnegie Mellon University

February 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley is joined by Azizan Aziz, assistant research professor at the Center for Building Performance and Diagnostics in the School of Architecture, Carnegie Mellon University, who talks about a new building energy diagnostic [...]

Learn IT, Tips for Cybersecurity in 2018

January 4th, 2018|0 Comments

The average cost of a data breach is $3.62 million. Peggy Smedley gives her top tips for securing data in the construction industry in the year ahead.

Learn IT, Top Predictions for 2018

December 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley gives her top predictions for 2018 and beyond—but takes a slightly different approach in this segment. She gives the top three areas of business that your company should reinvent in 2018. [...]

Learn IT, Top Tips for Smart Cities

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley gives her recommendations for how contractors can prepare for the influx of new technologies that will change the way structures are built in the future.

Learn IT, Employee Monitoring

November 7th, 2017|0 Comments

What should you consider before you invest in employee-monitoring technology? Peggy Smedley gives her top tips for how to implement and succeed with this particular type of system.

Learn IT, BIM and Drones Collide

October 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Can drones offer new opportunities for BIM (building information modeling)? Peggy Smedley sat down with Chris Korody, principal, DroneBusiness.Center, and Colin Snow, CEO, Skylogic Research, to discuss this at InterDrone 2017. [...]

Learn IT, Rent of Buy?

September 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley answers the age-old question: Should you rent or should you buy? She takes into consideration all the new emerging technology for the jobsite and three key points to consider before making the [...]

Learn IT, Has BIM Been Bettered?

September 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Has anything really changed with BIM (building information modeling)? Peggy Smedley answers, giving her candid thoughts on the current state of the software market.

Learn IT, The Digging Test

August 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Peggy Smedley puts viewers to the test. If you are an excavator or contractor, or just getting ready to dig a hole, get your pen and paper out. She provides digging insight for construction [...]

Learn IT, Top Tech for Homes

August 8th, 2017|0 Comments

What technology should you put in homes that you are building? Peggy Smedley identifies four key areas that homebuilders need to consider.

Learn IT, ELD Mandate

July 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Are your fleets ready to follow the ELD mandate? Peggy Smedley breaks down what you need to know to prepare for the December 18 deadline.

Learn IT, MIT

July 10th, 2017|0 Comments

We are currently living in the dawn of the smart city. Peggy Smedley is joined by Carlo Ratti, director of MIT Senseable City Lab and founder of the Carlo Ratti Assn., to discuss what [...]