The 30 Minute Hour

Making Bold Moves

An episode of The 30 Minute Hour

By Gary, Ted, Britton and Eric
4 experts in various fields such as business, politics, motivation and advertising come together to talk about various topics and add their unique perspectives.
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Making Bold Moves
Our guest this week is William S. Parrish Jr. the author of Making Bold Moves: Creating Multimillion Dollar Success in 500 Days or Less!  William S. Parrish, Jr. With over 24 years of experience in construction management, William Parrish has consistently coordinated and delivered large-scale, multi-stage construction projects where success depends on the balance of community stakeholders, civic representation and technical staff. William started NobleStrategy as a one-man consultancy in 2002 while working full time. He quit his day job in 2005, and within a year forged strategic partnerships and won several state agency contracts for construction management, based on his knowledge and relationships. William's vision and expertise has driven the expansion of NobleStrategy to its position as a top construction resource, focused on delivering estimating, safety analysis, scheduling, contractor mentoring, sustainable design and construction practices and project management to public and private entities in the education, civic and corporate sectors.  @garykenshin @ted.fells @ brittonsmith1911 @ericmtwiggs @shaunjamar
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