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How to Become a Licensed Contractor in Oregon

The Oregon housing market saw an increase in apartment building construction and more demand for single-family houses than were available on the market in 2016. With the increase in baby boomers retiring and wanting to move to the coast and millennials wanting to purchase homes, this might be a good time to get licensed as […]

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6 Construction Jobs in High Demand Through 2020

The construction industry is usually one of the barometers economists use to gauge the health of the overall economy. If the current economy is going to be judged by the construction industry, then things are looking pretty good. The construction industry saw tremendous growth of 11 percent in 2015, but then things kind of tapered […]

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Expert Interview Series: Robert Weitz of RTK Environmental Group on Environmental Issues in Contracting

Robert Weitz, founder of RTK Environmental Group, is an environmental testing expert and a certified microbial investigator who frequently appears in the media regarding environmental issues. We recently checked in with Robert to learn about how contractors may affect the environment and the importance of contractors receiving continuing education about construction and the environment. Here’s […]

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Expert Interview Series: Taylor Ryan of geniebelt.com on Project Management Technology

Taylor Ryan is the Head of Marketing at Geniebelt. He’s passionate about SEO, growth hacking, conversion rate optimization, content creation and managing his marketing team to be their very best. We recently checked in with Taylor to learn more about Geniebelt and get his insight on incorporating technology into project management. Here’s what he shared: […]

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