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WHY IS HARASSMENT OF FEMALE PROFESSIONALS WIDESPREAD IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY?

WHY IS HARASSMENT OF FEMALE PROFESSIONALS WIDESPREAD IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY?

Harassment in the workplace is a sensitive topic that evokes different emotional reactions. It is a topic that even though known to be prevalent in work spaces, doesn’t get a platform to be aired without fear of victimization. Harassment takes different forms and is prevalent in all industries.   Workplace harassment can be considered as the belittling or threatening behaviour directed to an ... »

GOOD TECHNICAL WRITING IS NEVER DONE IN A HURRY – KNOW THIS AND PLAN FOR IT

GOOD TECHNICAL WRITING IS NEVER DONE IN A HURRY – KNOW THIS AND PLAN FOR IT

I had a fabulous week this week. A client asked me to write a proposal for a programme they’d like me to design and those kinds of requests are always stimulating, even if I don’t get the job.  Thinking about how to do new things in new ways is good for the brain, I reckon.   The thing that floored me, though, was the amount of time that it took to revise the proposal after the first draft.  ... »

GOOD TECHNICAL WRITING IS NEVER DONE IN A HURRY – KNOW THIS AND PLAN FOR IT

GOOD TECHNICAL WRITING IS NEVER DONE IN A HURRY – KNOW THIS AND PLAN FOR IT

I had a fabulous week this week. A client asked me to write a proposal for a programme they’d like me to design and those kinds of requests are always stimulating, even if I don’t get the job.  Thinking about how to do new things in new ways is good for the brain, I reckon.   The thing that floored me, though, was the amount of time that it took to revise the proposal after the first draft.  ... »

3 REASONS WHY ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES DON’T GET FULL VALUE WHEN DEPLOYING DIGITAL TOOLS

New technologies are transforming all stages of the engineering and construction (E&C) process, although most Engineering and Construction firms have already deployed construction-technology software tools for multiple use cases, many fail to obtain full value from them. Even when a company successfully pilots a new tool, large-scale adoption may be difficult or quickly lose steam. In other ca... »

3 REASONS WHY ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES DON’T GET FULL VALUE WHEN DEPLOYING DIGITAL TOOLS

New technologies are transforming all stages of the engineering and construction (E&C) process, although most Engineering and Construction firms have already deployed construction-technology software tools for multiple use cases, many fail to obtain full value from them. Even when a company successfully pilots a new tool, large-scale adoption may be difficult or quickly lose steam. In other ca... »