Career

  1. What to Expect from an Apprenticeship

    7th February 2020

    Thinking of applying for an apprenticeship? Not sure what they are or how to apply? Fear not, we’re here to help. As it’s National Apprenticeship…

  2. National Apprenticeship Week: What’s It Like Being An Apprentice?

    5th February 2020

    This week we are celebrating the brilliant National Apprenticeship Week! But when all’s said and done what’s it really like being an apprentice? Well who…

  3. Running your own business in the building industry

    11th March 2019

    Let’s face it, the idea of being your own boss is one which is 50% amazing and 50% terrifying. Having said that, it’s a road…

  4. What not to say to your construction apprentice…

    20th February 2019

    Apprentices. They come in handy sometimes, hey… We’ve been having a think about what things we probably should NOT be telling our apprentices. They’re a…

  5. 6 signs you were made for the trade

    20th February 2019

    As the old saying goes, when you know, you know. Check out our top signs that you’ve been a trade from day one… Bob the…

  6. 7 things young trades are looking forward to about working in the industry

    28th September 2018

    Starting out in the trade isn’t all being sent for long weights. If you’ve been working for a while, it can be hard to remember…

  7. Go back to school

    30th August 2018

    Right kids, do up that top button and grab your butties – it’s time to go back to school! Well, not exactly. But the kids…

  8. Trades just wanna have fun(ds)

    28th June 2018

    There’s no denying it – there’s a construction skills shortage hitting the industry hard at the moment. So it might be music to your ears…

  9. Fill Your Skills Gap

    30th August 2017

    We all know that a lack of young, skilled workers is one of the biggest challenges in the construction industry. With more and more people…