True Costs of Unemployment

Unemployment is not something that most construction workers want to talk about, yet it is a very real problem for many.  Being unemployed is very [...]

Ways to Keep Calm at Your Interview

The majority of people that go to an interview get nervous, even those in the construction industry.  Whether you want to admit it to yourself [...]

Is It Time to Leave?

One of the biggest struggles and most common questions asked among construction workers is whether it is time to leave their current employment and look [...]

These are Costing You the Job

Have you applied for job after job, only to not even get a call for an interview?  It might be because you are making the [...]

Your LinkedIn Background Photo

You probably have not thought about it, just like so many other users on LinkedIn, but the background photo on your profile is another opportunity [...]

Skills to Include on Your Construction Resume

There are hundreds and hundreds of articles and self-help tips on writing the perfect resume.  In fact, you have probably seen and heard it all [...]

Connections that will Optimize your Network

Today’s job market is very different than in years past, which is why it is so important that even those in the construction industry build [...]

Building a Career Roadmap

You have probably read dozens of articles, talked to countless people at networking events, and even paid for some online miracle career roadmap guide, but [...]

Social Media in your Job Search

Looking for a job in the construction industry, but not sure if social media is relevant?  Many job candidates in this industry look the other [...]

Explaining Career Gaps on Your Resume

Your resume is meant to give a potential employer a quick glimpse of your life.  You have spent the time perfecting your resume in hopes [...]

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