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What is the role of Construction Professionals in protecting their industry?

What is the role of Construction Professionals in protecting their industry?

The South African construction industry been making news for all the wrong reasons in the last week. [rml_read_more] First, it was the press statements condemning the “Construction Mafia” who are turning construction sites into war zones. Then the FNB/BER Civil Confidence Index was released and it fell to its lowest on record, an Economist from FNB is also quoted saying “ Civil contractors should ... »

What is the role of Construction Professionals in protecting their industry?

What is the role of Construction Professionals in protecting their industry?

The South African construction industry is under siege and it is hogging the news headlines for all the wrong reasons.[rml_read_more]  First, it was the press statements condemning the “Construction Mafia” who are turning construction sites into war zones. Then the FNB/BER Civil Confidence Index was released and it fell to its lowest on record, an Economist from FNB is also quoted saying “ Civil c... »

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... »

What Is The Role Of Built Environment Professionals In The Cape Town Water Crisis?

What Is The Role Of Built Environment Professionals In The Cape Town Water Crisis?

Sander Zweers a Business Development Manager from Royal Haskoning DHV was quoted in a recent article saying societal mindset change regarding the importance of water, as well as its treatment, purification and desalination, is needed. He further notes that the WEF considers a water crisis one of the three highest risks to mankind in terms of impact, and a lack of water can lead to social unrest, a... »

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... »