Blogs



Marion Forbes: New Year, new job?

As January is often the time of year when more people than normal are looking for a new role, Mactag ...

Published 24 January 2020

Alastair McCoan: Don't let dilapidations leave a business move in disrepair

Alastair McCoan, building consultancy partner at Knight Frank Glasgow, discusses how businesses can ...

Published 23 January 2020

Just A Minute with Cube Glass director Gary Thorn

The latest participant in our Just a Minute feature is Gary Thorn, director at Cube Glass,&nbsp ...

Published 22 January 2020

Sally Orton: Blue Monday 2020 - Protecting the mental health of employees

To mark Blue Monday 2020, Sally Orton shares her wealth of experience in helping construction busine ...

Published 20 January 2020

Alex Orr: Draft proposal published for capital’s development

As the City of Edinburgh Council publishes its plan for the sustainable development of the city unti ...

Published 17 January 2020

Just a Minute with SELECT MD Alan Wilson

The latest participant in our Just a Minute feature is Alan Wilson, managing director of SELECT ...

Published 15 January 2020

Charlie Leask: Property manager skills need to evolve with the industry

James Gibb property manager Charlie Leask details his experiences to date and how a Heriot-Watt Univ ...

Published 15 January 2020

Kathryn Kelly and Lorna MacFarlane: Scotland launches Consultation Paper on retention in Scotland

Dentons’ Kathryn Kelly and Lorna MacFarlane discuss the launch of a consultation on the use of ...

Published 13 January 2020

Blog: National Planning Framework 4 – Early Engagement now under way

In this blog, the Scottish Government reveals that the early engagement period for the 4th National ...

Published 10 January 2020

Bruce Craig: HSE prosecutions at all time low but businesses must maintain standards

Health and safety expert Bruce Craig warns that while prosecutions for breaching health and safety l ...

Published 9 January 2020

Steven Simpson: A challenging decade for the property market

As the dust settles on a momentous decade, Queensberry Properties’ director, Steven Simpson, c ...

Published 9 January 2020

Annette Keay: It’s not just ‘The Right Thing To Do’ – it’s what’s right for our business

Annette Keay from Cumbernauld-based construction business Indeglas outlines why the firm has signed ...

Published 8 January 2020

Lisa Gray: A career in construction was waiting in the wings

Kier Regional Building Scotland’s Lisa Gray outlines her route into construction and reveals h ...

Published 7 January 2020

John Albiston: From red phone boxes to a connected world – reflections on life as a chartered surveyor in the Highlands

As chartered surveyor John Albiston prepares for retirement, the senior partner at DM Hall talks abo ...

Published 17 December 2019

Fiona Hodgson: How Section 75 is punishing good employers at plumbing pensions

SNIPEF CEO Fiona Hodgson outlines Section75 pensions issue facing some plumbers. The road to hell ...

Published 16 December 2019