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A graduate’s new job as construction management degree instructor could mean ‘great things’

With no qualifications, the only qualification required to work as a construction manager in the city of Perth is a Bachelor of Construction Management from a tertiary institution.And the job could lead to big things.B.C. Construction Management degree students who complete a construction management program in their final year will be able to apply to become the permanent operators of

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What we learned from the first day of the Liberal government’s meeting with Indigenous leaders

A day after it was revealed the Liberals had failed to address the plight of Indigenous people in their meetings with First Nations leaders, a group of Indigenous leaders gathered with Premier Justin Trudeau to say they will not back down."The Trudeau Liberals are committed to addressing this crisis and we will not accept any further excuses for not doing

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How to build your dream house: Building your dream home

The construction industry has been struggling with a lack of qualified builders for some time.In fact, the average salary for construction workers in the United States is just $16,000 a year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.With construction falling to a record low in the past couple of years, it's understandable why employers are trying to find qualified workers.But

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Construction stocks surge on Australian dollar and mining stock bounce

Construction stocks soared on Friday, after Australian dollar strengthened and mining stocks bounced back from their worst day in a month.Key points:Construction stocks are soaring on the back of stronger mining stocks and strong demand from ChinaConstruction stocks surged on Friday after the Australian dollar rose against the US dollar as President Donald Trump said he wanted to boost the

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How to build a temporary temp agency for your home

A few weeks ago, my friend and I visited a friend's home.It was a beautiful, sunny afternoon.We wanted to spend some quality time together.We were hoping to get to know one another better, to explore the home together, and to talk about life together.I didn't know much about home construction.I had never built anything myself.When I heard about the temp

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Why are the best jobs in Australia’s construction sector going to the Chinese?

More than three million construction jobs in Queensland are going to Chinese firms, according to the latest research by the Centre for Applied Economic Performance (CAPE) at the University of Queensland.CAPE surveyed 2,500 construction companies in the state in the past year and found that most of those jobs would be outsourced to Chinese companies if the federal government introduced

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When ‘Toys’ are a Thing

TONIGHT: Here's what you need to know about construction toys.Posted October 12, 2018 05:00:00The new Toy Story movie has a huge, massive box-office hit in China.In America, it's a box-Office failure.Toy Story, a Disney film, debuted in China on October 3, 2016.Its grosses have been soaring.In its opening weekend, it took in $10.7 million in China, more than double the

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