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Increase Your Charisma By Being Prepared!

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Picture this: you’re pitching your product to clients or investors, and you’re fumbling your words, struggling to answer questions. How charming is that to an audience? Not very. If you’re struggling with charisma, here’s some helpful advice from the professionals at CCS Construction Staffing. Know Your Content One way to charm an audience is to… Read More »

Improve Your Leadership Skills 2/12: Show Your Passion

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Great leaders are not just focused on getting group members to finish tasks; they have a genuine passion and enthusiasm for the projects they work on. To show expert leadership and inspire your team members to remain engaged during a project, you need to demonstrate your passion to motivate your team. In our twelve-part series,… Read More »

What Do I Need to Become A Plumber?

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Considering a career as a plumber? It can seem overwhelming to learn a new trade, but a few steps will show you that the path is not so complicated. With some hard work and the right skills, you can start your plumbing career today. Here’s how you can become a plumber: 1.   Begin with Basics… Read More »

You Only Have 30 Seconds to Make a Great First Impression!

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Before you even open your mouth, potential employers are judging you. It’s true. Whether you like it or not, the first 30 seconds in front of a professional matter the most. You can have the most impressive resume in the city, but if a hiring manager is put off by a bad first impression, you’ll… Read More »

Top 3 Skills Needed to Be a Successful Electrician

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Honing your construction skills for a specific craft is a lot of work. Your construction abilities can come in handy if you want to transition into a career as an electrician. But it takes more than some hard work to be a successful electrician. These are the top three tools you’ll need in your belt… Read More »

Improve Your Leadership Skills 1/12: Have a Clear Vision

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The first in our leadership series, this post will show you one of the many ways you can get ahead by improving your leadership abilities. Take the time to share your vision, your mission, and your goals with your team. Your job as a leader is to provide a clear path that your team can… Read More »

5 Essential Skills Needed to Become A Construction Worker

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The construction industry demands a high level of dedication. It takes many qualities to stand out as a construction worker, but here are the top five we look for when screening for talent. If you want to get a premium gig on a work site, you’ll need to show these five essential skills in an… Read More »

Staying Safe in the Winter

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The winter can bring bad weather to the job site. Even in the Southeast U.S. our  recruits face wind, rain, hail, and ice. Keeping your team safe is essential to fostering a productive office environment, and keeping your projects running all season long. Here’s how to help your staff stay safe. Secure the Area Start… Read More »

CCS Construction Staffing Lands on the Fast 50 for the 8th Year in a Row!

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The Charlotte Business Journal announced the honorees of the Fast 50 Awards — the fastest-growing private companies in Charlotte, NC. CCS Construction Staffing is honored to be recognized as one of the 50 fastest-growing privately owned companies in Charlotte, North Carolina for 8 years in a row. CCS Construction Staffing would also like to acknowledge and… Read More »

Lights Out! How to Handle Your First Night Shift

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The night shift has some advantages but it also brings some challenges. If it’s your first time working a late shift, take every opportunity to ready yourself for this change. A new work schedule will be no trouble if you take a few extra steps to make it through. Here are some tips to help… Read More »