Negotiating Your Salary in the Construction Industry

Construction wages in Australia are at a standstill. Despite an increased demand for construction staff, recent research has revealed that two-thirds of all construction employers are intending to offer either no pay raises at all this year or rises of less than three percent. Within this climate, it has become increasingly difficult for construction employees…

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Australian Design Features Prominently on the World Architecture Festival Shortlist 2017

The World Architecture Festival shortlist has been announced, and 43 Australian entries appear proudly on the winning slate! The WAF Awards is currently the world’s largest architectural awards program, and this year’s entries exceeded previous participation with a whopping 924 entries of projects located in 68 countries across the globe. This year, the WAF will…

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The Aspire Tower: The Jewel in Parramatta Squares Crown.

The Aspire Tower is set to be NSW’s tallest building outside of the Sydney CBD. This skyscraper will change the city’s skyline and occupy a prime spot in Parramatta’s vibrant city centre, Parramatta Square. The soon-to-be developed square will span an area of more than three hectares and house a mix of commercial towers, retail…

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A Snapshot of Australia’s Construction Developments: 5 Projects Revamping the East Coast This Year.

The East Coast of Australia is an exciting place to be in 2017, particularly for fans of impressive developments and innovative construction projects. Let’s take a look at five of the most interesting developments happening this year… Albatross Avenue Mermaid Beach in Queensland’s Gold Coast is a relatively small suburb but it’s host to some…

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