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What Are the Most Wanted Skills Needed for High-Paying Construction Jobs?

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Construction Staffing

Any construction professional knows what it takes to stand out in the industry and capitalize on their abilities. Entry-level workers can learn the hard skills with some time on the job, but it takes dedication to become one of the elite construction experts in the industry. If you’re looking to make the transformation from novice… Read More »

How to Increase Productivity in Your Construction Company by Having Fun in the Workplace

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Construction Executive

Construction productivity, unlike some other industries, can be directly tied to profitability. If your people aren’t meeting their deadlines or completing tasks correctly, any project extension will cost your team. New technology and equipment leasing can add up, but the biggest way to save on your bottom line is to maximize the productivity of your… Read More »

Quick Guide on Managing Millennial Employees

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Construction Executive

The construction industry is going through undeniable changes – worker shortages, financial constraints, and the implementation of breakthrough technology. Any wise professional knows that the best way to embrace the future of the construction industry is to embrace the future of the workforce: millennials. This generation of the workforce includes all young adults born from… Read More »

CCS Construction Staffing Named to 2017 Grant Thornton North Carolina 100

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CCS Construction Staffing has been named to the 2017 Grant Thornton North Carolina 100® (NC100), which ranks the state’s largest private companies by revenue. The complete list was released in the October issue of Business North Carolina and can be viewed at GrantThornton.com/NC100. CCS Construction Staffing was ranked #92 this year, #94 in 2016, and #96… Read More »

2017 Mid-Market Fast 40 Winner

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CCS Construction Staffing was invited by the Business North Carolina magazine and Cherry Bekaert LLP to attend the NC Mid-Market Fast 40 awards ceremony. The event was held at the St. Andrews Room in the Main Clubhouse at the Pinehurst Resort. The top 40 honorees are featured in the November issue of Business North Carolina… Read More »

Why You Should Charge For Project Estimates?

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Construction Staffing

Any construction professional has experience with a tricky project bid. As a leader in your organization, you want to represent your company with pride and demonstrate your potential to do the job better than your competitors. All of this begins with a project estimate. Project estimates can be used as a negotiating tool. If you… Read More »

Are You Making Contract Employees Feel Part of The Team?

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Construction Staffing

In any industry, making your team feel appreciated can be a tough task. Any manager knows there’s more to high morale than saying please and thank you. Construction is the toughest business there is long days, high-impact stress, and precision work makes for a difficult job for anyone on the site. Whether you’re operating heavy… Read More »

The Charlotte Observer Names CCS Construction Staffing as one of the 2017 Top Workplaces in Charlotte

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CCS Construction Staffing has been recognized as one of The Charlotte Observer’s Top Workplaces for 2017. The Charlotte Observer’s Top Workplaces list spotlights the highest-rated private, public, nonprofit and government agencies as ranked by their employees. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC,… Read More »

7 Tips for a Better Skilled Trades Resume

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CCS Construction Staffing

When you’re trying to hustle in the construction industry, it can be tough to know what employers seek. Often there are fresh new resume trends out there, but you don’t know what’s appropriate for your skills and your industry. We’re here to help you create a better resume using our top seven tips. If you’re… Read More »

4 Tips to Be a Better Construction Manager

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Construction Staffing

Being an effective leader that inspires staff members is difficult in any industry. Being a trailblazer in the construction industry is a huge undertaking. To succeed in leadership on the site or off, you’ll need to bring your best each day. Construction workers need strong direction without micromanagement, so balancing your professional insight is key.… Read More »