Working with the entire design and client team to develop a solid plan for completing a project phase is critical for success both for you and your client. Start each phase with a kick-off meeting that will set the entire team (employees, consultants, clients) up for success. It makes the project manager's life a lot less stressful, too.
There are a few common contractual arrangements or delivery methods used in construction. We'll address Design-Bid-Build, Construction Manager at Risk, Design Build, Integrated Project Delivery, and Public-Private-Partnerships