Living and working in Tokyo and Taipei, Taiwan

Living and working in Tokyo and Taipei, Taiwan

The construction industry sectors are suffering from staff shortages, and Tokyo and Taipei are no different. This article will provide a brief overview of living in Tokyo and Taipei.

How Rising Costs Make Construction Procurement Jobs Even More Important

How Rising Costs Make Construction Procurement Jobs Even More Important

With rising costs becoming part and parcel of everyone’s daily lives, those working in construction procurement jobs are forced to face these cost challenges head on, making the procurement role within the construction industry more important than ever.

Starting a Career as a Graduate Recruitment Consultant

Starting a Career as a Graduate Recruitment Consultant

Are you looking for an attractive career in which the more you put in, the more you get out? Are you looking for a graduate recruitment job or looking to change career to find that rewarding job role you deserve?

How to start the journey into becoming a Construction Procurement Specialist?

How to start the journey into becoming a Construction Procurement Specialist?

So, you’ve researched becoming a Procurement Specialist and feel it could be the right career for you. But where do you begin? What kind of degree do you need? Do you even need a degree?

Becoming a Procurement Specialist

Becoming a Procurement Specialist

Becoming a Procurement Specialist can take time, effort, and a lot of dedication. In this article, we’ll examine some of the top skills needed to become the best Procurement Specialist you can be.

How we can help you find the elusive professional construction staff you urgently need

How we can help you find the elusive professional construction staff you urgently need

There has been a reduction in the rate of growth of the labour force, reflecting a shrinking availability of labour. However, this isn’t to say construction companies aren’t recruiting; it is quite the opposite. 

How to Avoid Damaging Your Professional Construction Career

How to Avoid Damaging Your Professional Construction Career

Although some of these basics may sound clichéd and banal, it never hurts to go over the seemingly obvious, even the best of us can be prone to momentary lapses in the awareness of the obvious.

How to Become a Chartered Engineer in Hong Kong and be a MHKIE

How to Become a Chartered Engineer in Hong Kong and be a MHKIE

Becoming a chartered engineer in Hong Kong holds the same prestigious benefits as being a chartered engineer anywhere else in the world. So how do you gain HKIE qualifications and become a member?

Bank Monitoring Surveyor | Role Insight

Bank Monitoring Surveyor | Role Insight

Bank monitoring can also be referred to as loan monitoring, project monitoring or independent monitoring surveying. Here we discuss more about what this specific role involves.

Growing Economy & Employment | The Construction 2025 Progress Report

Growing Economy & Employment | The Construction 2025 Progress Report

The construction industry in the UK is undeniably large, providing a tenth of the UK’s gross domestic product, employing 2.4 million people, and contributing over £117 billion in 2019 alone.

Stuart Hackett | The Exit Interview

Stuart Hackett | The Exit Interview

This month, we sit down to have a brief question and answer session with long term Maxim Recruitment Consultant, Stuart Hackett who will be leaving the business at the end of May 2022 after fourteen and a half years with Maxim.

Reflections on the 2022 ICWCI Conference

Reflections on the 2022 ICWCI Conference

The ICWCI Conference brought together Clerk of Works members of the ICWCI along with guests, speakers and sponsors. It was an amazing opportunity to network with like-minded individuals and to learn about he latest developments and trends in the construction industry.