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Electrician made redundant
At The Construction Site
danstheengineer

Electrician Made Redundant So Started Business

Electrician made redundant so started business. HELP! I got made redundant as an electrician. This post is about my experience of being made redundant and taking the opportunity to set up an electrical contracting company. I remember it well. I was 22 years old working away from home on an 18 month project in Nottingham

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Electrical circuits tested for £6
Electrical
danstheengineer

Electrical circuits tested for £6

Electrical circuits tested for £6. A facebook ad popped up on my feed advertising electrical testing for £6 a circuit. A typical fuseboard in somebody’s home contains around 8 circuits making that a cost of £48 to carry out an electrical test and inspection. Given the need for electrical testing such as moving home, renting

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How To Prevent Non Payment
Business
danstheengineer

Tips On How To Prevent Non Payment

Tips on how to prevent a non payment for construction works. Many tradesmen are knocked for money or receive late payment for work they have carried out. Here are some tips on how to prevent non payment. Most tradespeople at some point will encounter a non payment or or being knocked for money for works

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Electrician Career Progression
At The Construction Site
danstheengineer

Electrician Career Progression

At The Construction Site – Electrician Career Progression. At the Construction Site is a series of blog posts I will be posting from my own experience and other electricians to provide first hand experience what it is like being a tradesman – the battles, the victories, the losses, and the lessons. This week, we have:

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Business
danstheengineer

Using WhatsApp for business

Using WhatsApp for business WhatsApp business mobile App. The benefits and why it is a great business tool. Dan informs why he is using Whatsapp for business and why it is the chosen method of communication for workflow and increasing efficiency. Have you tried using Whatsapp for business? Here’s why I’m using it for my

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NAPIT Collaboration With SparkSafe
Electrical
danstheengineer

NAPIT Collaboration With SparkSafe

Chief Executive of NAPIT Group, Mike Andrews, announces collaboration between NAPIT and SparkSafe LtP (Licence to Practice) at Elex Harrogate. NAPIT Collaboration With SparkSafe. NAPIT Group Chief Executive, Mike Andrews, announces a collaboration between NAPIT and SparkSafe LtP (Licence to Practise) and discusses the importance of individual competence in the electrical contracting industry. Mike claims

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