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3 Ways Engineering Job Seekers Can Make Great First Impressions

3 Ways Engineering Job Seekers Can Make Great First Impressions

First impressions are critical when it comes to landing a good engineering job. [rml_read_more] Making the wrong first impression could result in you getting disqualified from a job interview and never getting the opportunity to work at your dream company. All because you made a wrong first impression; especially if you didn’t know, at the time, that you’re making wrong impressions. In this articl... »

10 Ways Construction Executives Can Drive Technology

10 Ways Construction Executives Can Drive Technology

Technology is making business smarter, more efficient and innovative. In the construction industry, technology is a game changer, allowing contractors to deliver projects on time and reduce rework. With more millennials entering leadership in the industry, technology adoption may be inevitable.[rml_read_more] Growth in construction technology during the last five years has been exponential. In con... »

10 Common Project Management Mistakes in Construction

10 Common Project Management Mistakes in Construction

Everyone likes to share project success stories. The challenges and hiccups that occur during the project are not so willingly shared. As some roadblocks are inevitable, some problems can be avoided by good planning and leadership. [rml_read_more] Below are 10 common project management mistakes in construction that every general contractor should avoid. 1. Not Reading the Contract This should be d... »

Reskilling future workers: who’s responsible?

Reskilling future workers: who’s responsible?

Rapid technological change, with its impact on jobs, requires a constantly renewed workforce through retraining. From switchboard operator to film projectionist, three industrial revolutions down and we’ve already seen many jobs wiped from the face of the Earth.  More than half the global labour force will need to start reskilling and reinventing how they earn a living in the next five years, acco... »

How to be a great Leader

How to be a great Leader

Leader, noun. 1. “the person who leads or commands a group, organisation, or country.” »