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Construction job or construction career?

Construction job or construction career?

The construction industry is facing a significant challenge: attracting new talent. The construction workforce is aging fast. Workers with decades of experience and expertise are retiring and most companies, like Outlook Project Management, must fill multiple positions. Unfortunately, there is not an adequate supply of new, qualified candidates available. The problem is not unique to..
To build or not to build: that is the question

To build or not to build: that is the question

With over $2 billion worth of building permits issued in 2017 (an estimated 25% increase over 2016) on Vancouver Island, construction firms, trades and builders are spread thin. The increased demand, shortage of labour has pushed construction companies to their limits. As a home or business owner, should this influence a planned renovation or new..