Common Interview Questions to be Prepared For

Finding a construction job can be a stressful process. As good as it feels to finally land an interview at a company you can see yourself working for, the interview itself can be a source of great anxiety for a lot of people. What kind of questions will they ask? What type of answers are…

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7 Tips To Advance Your Career in the Construction Industry

Construction is a high-demand industry filled with many opportunities. While job security is excellent, advancing in the career still requires some key steps.  How you approach the early stages of your career makes a huge impact on how you can advance throughout it.  So, what can you do to move your construction career forward? Here…

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Free eBook! Resume and Interview Tips for the AEC and MEP Industries

2020 was an unprecedented year in many industries and businesses due to COVID-19. The AEC and MEP fields are no exception with major pauses and shifts in business priorities.   Many construction projects paused, followed by major shifts within the industry. Office and restaurant renovations became a big focus as employers looked to safeguard those places…

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A project list is your resume’s “missing link”

You’ve probably heard everything there is to hear about what makes a good resume. Concise explanations of your experience, your goals, a theme of possibility; all of that is very important when going on the hunt for the next step in your career. A good resume isn’t always going to be enough for an employer…

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3 Career Moves That Can Get Recruiters to Contact You

The job search can be exhausting, especially when you send out countless applications daily and never get so much as a phone call in return. Instead of tossing your resume into the abyss again and again, what if recruiters and employers contacted you directly? The truth is, many employers may prefer to look online and…

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How do you effectively communicate with a recruiter?

Searching for a new job can be made easier with the help of an experienced and knowledgeable recruiter. It’s not job-hunting on autopilot, however. Your success with recruiters depends upon a solid foundation of communication about essential components of your job search. So, how do you communicate with your recruiter in a manner conducive to…

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Why communication is key when looking for a job

Searching for the next step in your career can be a daunting process, but your chances at landing the job of your dreams can be substantially improved by sticking to the principles of good communication. Communication skills are one of the most valuable skills an employee can possess, so rather than simply including that on…

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