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Electrical Licenses 101: What You Need to Know

Each state has slightly different requirements that professionals need to achieve to get and maintain their electrical licenses. What are those requirements? Are there different types of electrician licenses? And how can you get started?

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Preparing for a Construction Job Interview: Tricks of the Trade

Looking for construction job interview tips? With these tricks up your sleeve, preparing for a construction job interview will be a breeze.

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The Top Construction Trends of 2023

2023’s construction trends make it clear that there are many ways to innovate and uplevel your construction projects. But how? Take a look at these trends to learn more!

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Construction Staffing Solutions: Building Success

Coordinating skilled labor staffing is a challenge. But with today’s available construction staffing solutions, contractors can easily handle this essential part of any building project. And, specifically, while saving both time and money.

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Construction Budgeting: Your Guide to Lowering Construction Costs in 2023

If you’re looking for one high-impact way to make the most of your construction budgeting, finding qualified tradespeople is the best way to save time, money, and stress.

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The Difference Between Temp-To-Hire and Direct-Hire in the Construction Industry

Temp-to-hire and direct-hire employment can feel a little trickier to navigate – so we’re talking the difference between the two and how to make it an easier hirigh process no matter how you hire.

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What is a Skilled Trade Worker?

Aside from the name, what is the difference between skilled tradeworkers and manual laborers? What are employers looking for in skilled tradespeople? And can manual laborers and skilled workers get great local jobs no matter what their skills are?

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Ten Essential Safety Tips for Carpenters, Electricians, and Plumbers for Hire

To protect qualified carpenters, electricians, and plumbers for hire, we focus on working with construction contractors who implement safety guidelines. After years of successful career matching, we’ve learned quite a bit about safety. Here are our top recommendations.

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Nine Unique Qualities of Qualified Construction Workers

Going through stacks of job applications as you hire qualified construction workers is exhausting. Fortunately, you don’t have to go through reams of paperwork to find great candidates! If you’re ready to hire qualified construction workers, consider this your go-to guide of specific candidate qualities to watch for.

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