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2705, 2020

A brief & practical guide to online learning in business – Part 1

May 27th, 2020|

Have you felt unsure lately what the difference is between such terms as online learning, elearning, webinars, virtual training or digital learning? The range of digital tools, technology and platforms, the respective terminology and the variety of online training on offer can be confusing. Here’s our brief guide to the most important forms of online [...]

2705, 2020

Graduating during COVID-19

May 27th, 2020|

My daughter is graduating in engineering from university next month. This should be one of the most exciting periods of her life, full of high expectations and hopes for the future. For most graduates though, the workplace is looking very different from what they might have expected a year ago. According to the Financial Times [...]

1905, 2020

Collaboration – The Sensible Way Forward

May 19th, 2020|

Since the outbreak of COVID-19 and its effects on global Engineering Construction projects, I have held the view that the only sensible way for project stakeholders to address and resolve the challenges confronting them as a result of this pandemic is by collaborating together to find solutions that provide the most effective, productive and [...]

505, 2020

COVID-19: Disruption to Global Engineering Construction

May 5th, 2020|

Free Webinar series by Kingsfield Academy and Freeths The COVID-19 pandemic is severely impacting global engineering construction. The cost of disruption resulting from the pandemic will cause all parties to suffer, with the potential risk of complex, time-consuming and expensive dispute resolution. Does it have to be that way? With an industry-wide movement towards [...]

2904, 2020

COVID-19 – Surviving The Aftermath, what Are The Options For Engineering Construction?

April 29th, 2020|

Particularly when confronted by adversity and disaster, human beings behave…well, like humans. Common decency to help those who need it becomes the norm. This current crisis is no exception – there are many examples of people from different walks of life collaborating together for the common good in their communities.But what of the impending economic [...]

2804, 2020

Impact of coronavirus on your construction projects – the reality

April 28th, 2020|

There’s a lot of discussion in the press and on social media about the impact that this global pandemic is having on construction projects. There’s also lot of scaremongering about an impending global depression, about the collapse of the oil price, and the lack of direction at a governmental level leaving many companies fighting for survival. [...]