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5 Mistakes Made by HardHat Professionals When Starting a Business

5 Mistakes Made by HardHat Professionals When Starting a Business

South Africa needs more entrepreneurs to enter the economic cycle in order to help with unemployment. Entrepreneurs are also the backbone of our economy. Hardhat Professional entrepreneurs are especially key in enhancing our economy because their solutions impact directly on our communities, therefore any HardHat Professional venturing into entrepreneurship should be encouraged.   There are a... »

5 things immigrant Built Environment Professionals can do to solve challenges they face in South Africa

5 things immigrant Built Environment Professionals can do to solve challenges they face in South Africa

Daniel Chinounye born in Zimbabwe is a 14-year-experienced Quantity Surveyor currently working with a European multinational company based in their South African branch. Daniel has experience working in many countries in East and Southern Africa in various construction commercial roles including ; working as a Consulting (Professional) Quantity Surveyor, Managing Quantity Surveyor for a growing co... »

7 FACTS ABOUT THE ROLE OF HARDHAT GRADUATES FROM TVET COLLEGES

The month of July we focussed our articles on the role of Hard Hat TVET graduates and on this last instalment on this subject we give you a summary of some of the important facts based on the response that we received from Industry bodies, Employers and Hard Hat TVET graduates. »

TIPS FOR CONSTRUCTION GRADUATES APPLYING FOR IN-SERVICE TRAINING

TIPS FOR CONSTRUCTION GRADUATES APPLYING FOR IN-SERVICE TRAINING

There are many reasons why most Construction graduates and student struggle to get in- service training some of them are out of our hands like the shrinking economy but there are a few things that the graduates should consider when applying for in-service training opportunities. »

5 reasons for Construction Professionals to keep informed about the industry

5 reasons for Construction Professionals to keep informed about the industry

Keeping abreast of developments in the industry is key if your aim is to grow your career as a Construction Professional. Here are 5 Reasons why should keep yourself informed about the industry: »