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SO GOOD THEY CAN’T IGNORE YOU – WHY SKILLS TRUMP PASSION IN THE QUEST FOR WORK YOU LOVE

SO GOOD THEY CAN’T IGNORE YOU – WHY SKILLS TRUMP PASSION IN THE QUEST FOR WORK YOU LOVE

Samantha Thomas a HardHat Professional who works for Ntokozweni Commercial Development, where her primary responsibility is private sales: co-ordinating the bond, sales, conveyancing and administration teams. She has recommend the book below and she shares why this book can assist young HardHat Professionals advance in their careers.   “This book is not specifically targeted at HardHat Professiona... »

The Construction Industry Can Be Sustainable Within The Confines Of SDGS

The Construction Industry Can Be Sustainable Within The Confines Of SDGS

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Top 7 Causes Of Delays Infrastructure Mega Projects In Africa

Top 7 Causes Of Delays Infrastructure Mega Projects In Africa

The number of global  mega-projects that are either over budget, late or both, is alarming. Nine out of 10 global mega-projects (projects with a value of at least US$1bn) experience cost overruns.Although average overrun estimations vary greatly, some studies suggest that this could be as high as 70% for cost overruns and 183% for time overruns.Cost overruns also differ by sector. For example, est... »

LEARN THESE 2 HABITS YOU WANT TO GET AHEAD IN YOUR CAREER IN 2018

LEARN THESE 2 HABITS YOU WANT TO GET AHEAD IN YOUR CAREER IN 2018

It is the beginning of a new year and this is the best time to reflect on 2017 and evaluate what you’ve experienced; what failures you’ve had and what successes you’ve created. It’s time to become self-aware and accept what happened to you in 2017.   I recently read an article written by Nader Molwaee titled  “How to get ahead in your career in 2018” in the article he talks about the his career an... »

SOUTH AFRICAN ENGINEERS – YOU HAVE A DUTY TO THE PUBLIC AND YOUR COUNTRY

SOUTH AFRICAN ENGINEERS – YOU HAVE A DUTY TO THE PUBLIC AND YOUR COUNTRY

All South African Engineers have a fundamental duty to put Public and Country First, I have complied the following quotes to remind us all our obligations.   “Proffessionals in general tend to believe that their obligations to their clients far outweigh their responsibility to others such as public” Dr Githui Mathenge’s research titled: Ethical Issues in the Construction Industry in Kenya: A Criti... »