E is for Expert

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What is an expert? Wikipedia tells us that in Babylonia, midwives would identify whether women were fertile or not. Arguably the earliest type of formal expert. Things have moved on a little since those days. Being an expert can be quite a lucrative profession, but as we learnt on an SCL course a few years […]

Website Code

Your Website is Rubbish

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Take a look at your website. Do it now before you read any further. See how many bullet points there are, and how often can you spot the word, “we”? Finished? Right, let’s have a chat about your website… Your website isn’t a brochure. It’s not a list of everything you can do and everything […]

Event Venues

Planning an Event? Read this First…

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Choosing the Perfect Venue Whatever your event, selecting the perfect venue is everything. It’s often one of the first things you’ll need to do. When the rest of the event planning hinges on the venue, it’s sometimes done in a rush. Often little thought beyond what’s available and in your budget. Choosing the perfect venue […]

D is for Dispute Resolution…

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…this was a fairly obvious one. Continuing our personal alphabet of things we’ve learned about construction and law, if there’s one thing we’ve learned in the past 20 years, it’s that there will always be disputes to resolve. Here are a few of the techniques we’ve come across: Expert Determination An expert in a particular […]

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Digital Media for Dummies

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Sometimes we come across clients who aren’t conversant with all the marketing tools we use to get the word out there.  Which is hopefully why they employ us. It’s our job to help them through the minefield of digital marketing and grow their presence in the virtual and the real world. In this article, let’s […]

BIM Digital Construction

B is For…

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Brexit? No. Even we’re beginning to tire of it now.  B is of course, for BIM. Building Information Modelling, Better Information Management, Digital Construction, The Digital Twin, The Future…   We’ve got a bit of a thing about this. Is it a continuation of things that have been going on for a long time? In 2004 […]