Service Disabled CA Veterans, Experience Credit &License Expiration

As an expert I often find myself correcting mistaken impressions, outdated ideas or erroneous ‘knowledge’ because the complex rules of contracting are not ‘concrete’ but change over time. It’s practically a full time job to keep up! In this session, we will revisit some of the problems that arise from ‘knowing’ too much and understanding … Continue reading Service Disabled CA Veterans, Experience Credit &License Expiration

Handyman Subcontractor, Corporate Name Changes & Qualifiers, Enforcement Action

Consumers may consider hiring a ‘handyman’ but how do the rules apply when a licensed contractor hires them?  I help a license qualifier find his way forward after walking away from a job. Finally, of interest to all, is our update on Board efforts to keep a level playing field for contractors …   Q:  … Continue reading Handyman Subcontractor, Corporate Name Changes & Qualifiers, Enforcement Action

Employee Ownership & Worker’s Compensation, RMO/RME

Like rising summer temperatures, optimism is on the upswing as contractors begin to see opportunity again in the Golden State. Our first question comes from one such an optimistic Californian. Another contractor actually answers his own question, but for everyone’s benefit we ‘employ’ my expertise in explaining it for all... Q:  I was reading your … Continue reading Employee Ownership & Worker’s Compensation, RMO/RME