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Cost Estimation Review: Get Construction Project Estimations Right

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CCS Construction Staffing

Overhead and labor can be expensive, but the devil is in the details: project estimations. Using an educated guess to accurately predict cost can be unreliable, but it’s the best tool we have. Ahead, you’ll find some advice on common cost estimation issues to get the job done quickly and efficiently. Chart a Course The… Read More »

Wear Safety Shoes

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Foot trouble can be as painful as back trouble, and it can be just as restrictive as to what type of work you can do, too. People used to complain about their bunions and corns hurting, but these complaints are less common today due to improved medical treatment and the better shoes now available. To… Read More »

Use Our Tips to Set Professional Goals for the New Year

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Construction Executive

For a professional looking to set powerful goals, it’s essential to focus your ambitions and set intentions for 2017. To move forward on your career path, you need to create aspirations of what the new year may bring. Check out the following tips on how to dream big and reach your goals! Start With a… Read More »

Five Tips to Motivate Your Construction Team in 2017!

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Construction Staffing

Motivation is an essential responsibility when supervising a construction team. Managing your staff can be tough when your people are less-than-enthusiastic about the job. When you’re heading into a new year looking for new ways to lead your staff into an efficient season, you’ll want to know how best to keep them on task. CCS… Read More »

Ergonomics: Tool Grip

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Commonly a tool comprises a head and a handle, with sometimes a shaft, or, in the case of the power tool, a body. Since the tool must meet the requirements of multiple users, basic conflicts can arise which may have to be met with compromise. Some of these conflicts derive from limitations in the capacities… Read More »

Mistakes Managers Make When Giving Performance Reviews

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CCS Construction Staffing

Performance reviews are tough on everyone – you want to be forthcoming and open, but you don’t want to be overly harsh. It’s important to make your employees feel appreciated while also being realistic about your expectations and their abilities. Performance reviews are a great time to show your support and offer constructive criticism, but… Read More »

Decreasing exposure concentration

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For reducing exposure concentration, it is useful to consider the source, the environment in which a hazard occurs and the workers who are exposed. As a general rule, the closer controls are to a source, the more efficient and effective they are. Three general types of controls can be used to reduce the concentration of… Read More »

CCS Construction Staffing lands again in the Charlotte Business Journal Fast 50

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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 top 50 growing privately owned companies in Charlotte, North Carolina The reception was a held at Hilton Charlotte City Center and it was… Read More »

CCS Construction Staffing announced as 2016 Corporate Culture Award Winner

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CCS Construction Staffing (CCS) is thrilled to announce that the company has been selected as a winner for Charlotte, NC SmartCEO’s Corporate Culture Awards by SmartCEO Magazine. The Corporate Culture Award celebrates 50 companies in the Greater Charlotte Area that have successfully supported a positive, productive and performance-driven culture, and have worked with their employees… Read More »

Your Next Great Plumber will Have These Traits

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CCS Construction Staffing

Hiring quality workers can be difficult in an economy producing less of what you’re looking for. You may have some qualified applicants, but how do you know if you’ll be getting the top notch service your company requires? These are the skills that make great plumbers stand out. Professionally Licensed Above all else, your next… Read More »