NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management, Maryland Home Improvement Commission
Part 1 focuses on preparing you for the licensing exam. This section will help you understand licensing requirements, estimating, employee management, lien law and safety and environmental responsibilities.
Part 2 provides completion of the home improvement licensing application including fees, instructions, and sample forms.
Part 3 provides valuable information on choosing a business structure, basic management skills, insurance, and business marketing.
Part 4 presents fundamentals you will need to know in order to operate a successful construction business. This section covers business planning, scheduling, project management, and building good relationships with subcontractors, financial management, and tax basics