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  • Is your CV as good as it could be? With 2012 looking tough, now’s the time to upskill and gain knowledge to win the race for jobs and fur...
  • This year’s Building/Hays Construction pay guide reveals a disturbing trend of pay rises for those at the top of the tree, but salary cut...
  • In this unforgiving market, starting a career in the construction industry can seem an impossible task. But inspiration may be found in s...
  • Frozen salaries have got many looking to change jobs, according to this year’s contractor salary survey compiled by Hays Construction. So...
  • Some housebuilders this year will find a nice bonus in their paypacket, and that’s on top of a decent salary. But for others, something a...
  • It’s tempting to cut when times get hard, but investment in training and developing new talent is vital to the industry’s future. Here’s ...
  • This year’s Top 200 consultants survey shows that staff numbers and salaries are finally climbing. But it also warns not to let the optim...
  • The RICS has faced a lot of criticism lately, with its global expansion drive and proposal to drop its top level qualification under fire
  • Any good story has a rags-to-riches theme and James Caan doesn’t disappoint. And as he makes a surprise move into property, he’s keen to ...
  • Looking at recent trading updates you’d be forgiven for thinking that the industry was on the road to recovery. But there’s a few big hur...
  • Construction consultant Rider Levett Bucknall has been named Britain’s top employer for 2010 for the second consecutive year by the the C...
  • Mongolia is famous for many things, and being a hotspot of construction activity is not among them - but perhaps it should be. Thanks to ...
  • The specialist at recruitment firm Allen & York claims there is a major increase in roles within the sustainability industry
  • Across the Atlantic lies a land of opportunity with £182bn to invest by 2013, the world’s biggest sporting events to host, and new-found ...
  • The Middle East crash meant job losses and unrecovered debts for many construction firms - and a scaling back of operations. Now, with in...