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How To Effectively Recruit Skilled Builders

Recruiting Skilled Builders

Because it’s tough finding tradespeople you may be tempted to take on new employees too quickly. You wouldn’t pour a foundation without first knowing what is below the ground! So you probably shouldn’t employ a new team member without first checking their suitability. In this article I outline 4 key safeguards against hasty recruiting. In […]

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Health and Safety for Builders and Construction

Have you also expressed frustration at how much you have to do to comply with Health and Safety regulations?  Good news, it doesn’t have to be so hard. A building company’s culture is at the heart of health and safety. You can put in place the required documents and processes, but if you don’t achieve culture change, it’s going to […]

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How To Find Skilled Builders In A Skill Shortage

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Demand for housing is growing. But growth presents a very real challenge as noted in the Hays Quarterly Report (2016 Q1) that predicts that skilled foremen will continue to be in short supply throughout this year. Now, everyone in the industry knows that skilled foremen are critical to a building company’s ability to manage more […]

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