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Our Lucky 7 Tips for Safety on Site

107,000 serious work injury claims have been made since 2014. All within the Construction sector 3,400 construction workers have died. On-site safety is an extremely important topic. It constantly needs to be refreshed. Here’s my lucky 7 tips for staying safe on site.   Leadership Not just anybody qualifies. Construction managers need to be able…

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6 Tips for the Best CV

Our 6 Hottest Tips For Your Resume

Creating a good CV can be a tricky task for anyone. For most roles you have about 6 seconds to grab the readers attention. Unfortunately, many qualified people do not even get through the front door at Dragon, as the CV could never be presented to our clients. Equally, they’re crucial to you being hired. A…

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Time for a New Job?

10 Signs it’s Time to Move On

The seminal Apple Founder Steve Jobs (aptly named) said it best with “your work is going to fill a large part of your life, the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe to be great work“. Here’s how to know when it’s not working out, and how you will find Jobs…

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NSW Will Build Two Huge Construction Projects in 2018

NSW Will Build Two Huge Construction Projects in 2018

The government in New South Wales is experiencing some backlash and criticism for spending a significant amount of money to demolish and rebuild two sports stadiums in Sydney in 2018. These projects are expected to cost around $2bn in total. The criticism is due to the fact that the money is being spent on sports…

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Beijing to Ban Winter Construction to Lower Pollution

Officials in the Chinese capital of Beijing have announced a winter construction ban, which will be in effect from mid-November 2017 through mid-March 2018. This four-month suspension is taking place in order to improve the air quality in the major Chinese city. The reason behind the winter ban, as opposed to other times of the…

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High Density Construction

Is High Density Construction Losing Its Edge in Sydney?

The construction of high-density density dwellings in Sydney is expected to see a massive decline over the next year. In fact, by 2018, there’s expected to be roughly 50% fewer construction projects for high density dwellings when compared to 2015 and 2016. While recruitment agencies in Sydney were struggling to keep up with the demand…

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Western Sydney's Futuristic New Oval

Western Sydney's Incredible New Stadium is Now Under Construction

After many months of planning, meetings, discussions, and designing, the Western Sydney Stadium is now under construction. The ground was officially broken on September 23, 2017, and is expected to be a world-class facility upon its completion in early 2019. With the significant amount of skilled labour hire available in Australia and Sydney in particular,…

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What Are Australia’s Biggest Construction Projects in 2017?

As the population of Australia continues its rise, government officials are planning ahead by beginning large construction projects for various purposes. It’s clear the current communities and business centres in Sydney and other cities throughout the country won’t be suitable for the expected population growth. As a result, construction projects are coming up everywhere to…

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How Eco Friendly Construction Trends Can Help Reduce Global Warming

Green buildings and the use of eco-friendly materials are the future of the construction industry. These materials are being utilised across the world for many reasons, but one of them is to help reduce global warming. More construction recruitment agencies in Sydney are seeking contractors with experience in installing eco-friendly materials, so it’s clear that…

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10 Tips for Finding a Reliable Home Contractor

10 Tips for Finding a Reliable Home Contractor

Choosing the right contractor for your home project can mean the difference between success and disaster. Many homeowners rely on construction recruitment agencies to find the best contractors for them, but if you’re more a do-it-yourselfer, here are 10 of our best tips for you to use when searching for a reliable home contractor. Know…

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