- April 26th 2018 at 10:02am
Summer is coming up, and it may be doing so faster than you want to think about. While the longer stretches of daylight hours may be something to look forward to for many, high temperatures and heat-related illnesses are two tag-alongs that people often dread. If your job requires you to spend much of your time hot, sweaty, and outdoors, here are a few ways to keep extreme summer heat from making you sick.
- April 24th 2018 at 8:18am
Just as the internet has become a way to quickly find and share information in the last twenty years, social media networks have become an easy way for us to connect with other people - across the street or across the globe. As these networks grow, many businesses are recognizing the advantages of being able to connect with potential customers through them. However, they are not always sure what the actual value is or how to add it.
- March 19th 2018 at 10:27am
The internet has come a long way in the last twenty years in its ability to rapidly distribute information to people around the world. Many businesses have found success in establishing an online presence - with a website, social media accounts, or both - but not every business (contracting or otherwise) feels like they need to do this in order to do well.
- February 28th 2018 at 12:14pm
For those that are skilled craftsman and contractors and would like to be their own boss, owning your own small construction business could be a great career option. While owning your own business can be a great option for your career, many small business owners in the field find it difficult to grow. Fortunately, there are several tips that can be followed that will help any new business owner grow their construction business.
- February 23rd 2018 at 12:20pm
If you are looking for a change in careers then you should take a moment to consider working in the construction industry. There are many exciting reasons to consider a career in construction, as this is a lucrative, ever-growing, field where you will be able to make a name for yourself. If you have not previously considered working in construction, here are just a few of the reasons to do so today.
- February 16th 2018 at 9:57am
Do you love the construction industry and are looking for ways to take your career a step further? If so, you should consider getting your contractor license. A contractor license can be a great means of increasing your success doing the thing that makes you happy. Let's take a look at the benefits of getting your contractor license.
- February 16th 2018 at 9:47am
Packing your own lunches when you are going to work cannot only help you improve your eating habits, but it can also help you save a ton of cash. Buying foods (especially fresh foods) at the farmers market or grocery store and making the food at home will end up being a far cry cheaper than spending $10+ a day on a prepared meal at a restaurant near the place where you work. It will also save you a plethora of calories as well as extra hidden things like fats and sodium that are often present in restaurant or cafe foods.
- January 31st 2018 at 7:49am
If you work in construction, you may be trying to decide whether or not to apply for a contractor's license. While getting a contractor's license may seem like a lengthy, expensive process, the fact is that there are many reasons to invest in a contractor's license if you own, or are looking to open, a contracting company. Here are just a few of these reasons.
- January 9th 2018 at 1:46pm
At one point or another most people wonder what it would be like to be self-employed. However, people often do not seriously consider self-employment either because they fear failure, or simply because they do not realize how beneficial being self-employed can be. Whether or not you have ever considered working for yourself, here are just a few of the benefits you could gain from being self-employed.
- November 15th 2017 at 1:56pm
Want to start your own business? Here are some common myths to get out of your head.