Being in small business means as the business owner, we need to wear many hats. Much of what we are required to do, was never taught to us as we went about learning our trades or stepped up to the role of admin in our businesses. One of these skills that is often lacking, is…Continue Reading
As we have spoken about, there are various stages within your building contract. This applies for both renovation/extensions and new builds. This week we are talking about the frame stage. We have looked at the process of finding a builder, through to last week looking at selections. After the…Continue Reading
It’s a quick post today, to let those of you who haven’t seen over on my Facebook page, that next week myself and AWIC (Awesome Women In Construction) will be co-hosting a Brisbane meet up event.
When my career began in construction, I was really lonely. I had no idea how or where to meet like…Continue Reading
When thinking about ways to spruce up your home and give it a little extra street appeal, changing the colour of the front door is always a thought that pops to mind. Coloured front doors are gaining in popularity and while The Builder may not allow me to paint our 100 year old door, a…Continue Reading
Our next step in the journey to our completed build/renovation, is my very favourite part of the process, selections. While for some this step is a little daunting, with the right guidance and advice, it can be so much fun. When you compare it to negotiations at quote stage, or the tedious…Continue Reading
Bullying at work is a real issue here in Australia, with many people both male and female impacted on a daily basis. The result can be debilitating for not only the workers involved, but the entire business as well. Creating a safe work place is everyone’s responsibility, but today I want to share something we…Continue Reading