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19/03/2019
Meet Trudy Williams – Diploma in Building & Construction (Building)

Meet Trudy Williams – Diploma in Building & Construction (Building)

When you think of superheroes, you probably think of Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman. Well, at Builders Academy Australia, when we hear the word superhero we immediately think of Trudy Williams.

A double diploma holder, site manager, and a mother, Trudy is the embodiment of hard work.

14/03/2019
3 Tips to Communicate With Upset Clients and Colleagues

3 Tips to Communicate With Upset Clients and Colleagues

Anyone who has finished their Diploma of Building and Construction knows that disgruntled customers occasionally come with the territory, no matter which niche you’re in.

While it can be hard to know how to deal with difficult customers in construction, one thing is for certain: treat them poorly and you could be faced with a very real threat to your business’s reputation. In the very worst case scenarios, you may see an unhappy customer resort to posting scathing reviews and personal statuses, and even getting media attention to spread their story further.

31/01/2019
Female Tradies: Making your mark in the building and construction industry

Female Tradies: Making your mark in the building and construction industry

Despite the rise of the female workforce in traditionally male-dominated fields, the building and construction industry persists on lagging behind, making up just a minuscule 3% of workers. That’s all the female carpenters in Australia combined with bricklayers, electricians, and countless more. Modern technology has thrown the physical strength excuse out the window, so why

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