Jim Roach, Managing Director of ARV Solutions discusses their experience of developments across offsite housing. The housing industry could be on the verge of a revolution. The seventies image haunting the reputation of “prefab” homes has been shaken off and prefab is fast becoming obvious as a feasible and sensible solution to solve the housing crisis.
Today it's a candidate's market, talent is in high demand and your competitors are competing for talent too. To ensure you don't miss out on securing top talent for your business read our top tips.
We’ve all been there at some point, to stay or go? Knowing when you should or shouldn’t leave your current job for pastures new can be a tough one. Is the grass always greener? If you stay put will you always wonder what if? When and how you change your job can either fast-track or blight hinder your career.
Don’t let the current political uncertainty hold your career back. Read our recent article by ARV Solutions, MD Jim Roach, as featured in Structural Timber Magazine's Summer issue.
Whether you're going for your dream job or your first role out of school or uni, you want to make sure you pull out all the stops in any job interview. The more you practice and preparation you put in the better you get!
The skills shortage within the construction industry is a hot topic. A recent report by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has suggested that offsite construction needs to develop the right skills to meet future demand. There are several barriers to solving the skills gap; existing training doesn’t include offsite content, there is a lack of awareness of current training and a shortage of qualified training providers and assessors. The full report highlights available training and identifies gaps.
As I sit down to write this article Theresa May has just signed a letter that will trigger Brexit. Formally beginning the UK’s departure from the European Union, triggering a period of uncertainty for thousands of EU workers and putting the future of the construction industry into jeopardy.
”Good morning Lynsey, Just wanted to say thank you for the wee present that I just got delivered :D Also, and more importantly, thanks for helping me get the interview in the first place and allowing me to get my life back on track, it is very much appreciated and I honestly can’t thank you enough.”LM - Candidate