Leading Technology Trends in Building and Construction Management

Careers in the building and construction management industry are rewarding, interesting and always changing. New technology trends have impacted the construction industry by offering innovative ways to assist building and construction managers to communicate better, work more effectively and achieve smarter results for clients. Read on to discover what the future holds for those working…

Construction Manager Know-How: How to work Effectively with Architects

A construction manager is required to liaise effectively with many different people involved in a build across each working day including clients, contractors, builders, local government and architects. Architects design buildings and draw up detailed plans to assist with construction of a building. As a construction manager, you will work closely with the client’s architect,…

The Difference between a Builder and a Construction Manager

If you’re passionate about building and construction and looking to break into the industry, you’re probably wondering whether a career as a builder or a construction manager is the best choice for you. Or, perhaps you’re already a builder and contemplating a career move into construction management. Both career options are rewarding and challenging, but…

Project Management Skills for the Future

As job opportunities in many industry sectors are shrinking, it’s a perfect time to consider upgrading your CV with transferable project management skills and future-proofing your career. Adding Project Management skills to the industry qualifications or experience that you already have can expand your career choices and your potential for advancement immediately. The Importance of…

The Career Rewards of Becoming a Construction Supervisor

A logical place to begin a construction management career is with a job as a Construction Supervisor, a rewarding role with high levels of variety and earning potential. If you’re interested in building and construction and enjoy working with people, a construction supervisor career could be your perfect ‘what’s next’ choice. What is a Construction…

How you can work less while earning more in...

Working as a construction manager is a smart and rewarding career choice for anyone interested in the building or construction industry who wants to work less while earning more. If you’re currently a trades-person or exploring a career move into construction management, read on to find out how you can increase your earnings by working…

Construction – What and Where are the best Salary...

SEEK have released an update on Australia’s highest-paying jobs 2018 vs 2013 and it is satisfying to see that a few high paying roles in construction have emerged in the top 10.   What is the best career opportunity in construction? Project Management and Management are the clear forerunners in construction jobs. Even with a…

Project Management News and Opportunities 2018

Opportunities and salaries continue to grow A recent salary survey conducted by SEEK confirms that Australia is now the number one country in the world for the highest paid project management practitioners. The average project management salary is an attractive $134,659. A quick scan of Project Managers job vacancies (in Australia) reveals the following sectors…

Returning to Study After Family: What To Expect

Making the choice to return to study after starting or while raising your family is an exciting life choice. Today’s ever-changing job market is highly competitive making it vital to keep your skills and qualifications up to date. The good news is that online study is the easiest way to integrate study into your life.

Quality Auditing for RTO Success

Is your RTO Compliance Officer quality assured? RTO compliance puts an ever-increasing but necessary demand on administration resources. To solve this need, many RTOs will have a dedicated RTO Compliance Officer on staff whose role it is to maintain the required policies, procedures and reporting standards. RTOs (or Registered Training Organisations) are recognised as providers…