Live – RICS APC Interview Q&A practice 6th of April 2016

This Wednesday I will be hosting a Q&A with a friend who is sitting her APC in May 2016. We will be running through a lot of questions covering through the Mandatory and Technical competencies. This is a great way for you to learn and practice. As George Leonard mention in his book Mastery, building …

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Online Webinar on How to Build up/Calculate Construction Rates

Have you ever wondered how you calculate rates for measured works or how good planners prepare their programmes? In this online webinar I am going to show you how to build up rates from first principles and workout their output rate. This is ideal for quantity surveyors, planners, and contractors who want to understand how to properly …

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Job interviews? Screw that! why don’t you interview them?

Job interviews? Screw that! why don’t you interview them? In this entry, I will discuss why I think it is necessary to interview companies rather than being interviewed. I will provide my thoughts and experience on interviews and what I think you should look out for. Since my last post on greed in construction, I …

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Greed in the Construction Industry

Greed in the Construction Industry In this entry, I am going to talk about greed in the construction industry from a business and individual’s point of view. It is something that I think a lot of people have not thought about. It is an issue that the industry needs to address. Since January/February this year …

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