As businesses continue to operate during COVID-19, it has become clear that a recession is inevitable. However, a recession doesn’t have to be scary; it is possible to treat a recession as an opportunity to both invest and diversify your construction firm’s future growth. Construction firms can look to the previous recession to create a carefully calculated strategy that will allow them to continue to grow during the expected economic decline.
The industrial revolution of the mid-eighteen to the nineteenth century revolutionized the way humans build things and gave birth to the growth of economies. Like every other sector, the construction industry was not left out in this advancement and was, in fact, a frontrunner in the earlier revolution.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a new talent pool of skilled workers is searching for employment. Now is a great time to find talent to contribute immediately to your business’s growth and actualization. Below are seven insights that will make sure your next hire is a success.
When you’re looking to purchase a new piece of construction equipment, you want to make an investment. While you want to get the most bang for your buck, you also want a piece of equipment that will get the job done both efficiently and effectively, and, most importantly, you want a piece of equipment that will last — because when it comes to construction equipment, there’s not much room for mistakes.
Construction work is quite hazardous, and the safety of your employees is paramount. The most common fatal accidents in construction are grouped into three major categories: Falls from a height, being struck by a moving vehicle, and being hit by a moving object. Most of these accidents occur due to ignorance, negligence, or just gross indiscipline and the disregard of best safety practices.