Category Archives: Workforce

Send us your layoffs…

I just sent this email around to everyone on my construction network contact list, figured it wouldn’t hurt to add it here too… Good day, Yes, you read the subject line right, please send us your layoffs. If you are … Continue reading

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Where are all the construction workers?

Workforce has done a half decent job (if I do say so myself) of looking for job seekers in construction online.  We have good traffic on this blog, a bunch of followers on Twitter and over 100 likes on Facebook.  … Continue reading

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“Training is the key…”

Couldn’t help but notice the front page article in yesterday’s RG. I would describe it as a common and widespread misconception that work permits have ever been tied to training, except in cases where the Immigration Board has exercised fairly subjective … Continue reading

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Employment in Bermuda construction

Employment in the Bermuda construction industry dropped 38% since 2008. The percentage of Bermudians in the industry increased from 67% to 78% during that time. I would imagine it has increased further in 2013.

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Why a new business now?  Why this type of business?  Why start a blog about it? So many questions. And that’s just what I asked myself! In the last two years, the construction industry in Bermuda has been turned upside down.  … Continue reading

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