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AGC: Missouri Grappling with Shortage of Construction Workers

Missouri currently needs more construction workers, as industry employment in the state has been on a downward trend, according to the Associated General Contractors of Missouri (AGC). In Kansas City, for instance, construction jobs have fallen 11 percent by 3,100 workers. This decline represented the third worst rate nationwide. Despite the shortfall, the AGC said […]

Tips to Find the Right Trucking Job

Driving a truck and transporting tons of goods from one place to another might seem like an easy task. But in reality, it is a profession that s highly regarded and regulated by government agencies. Yes, to be a truck driver, one needs to have a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) to be able to operate. […]

A Pillar of Peace: The Role of Diplomacy in National Defence Policy

Diplomacy has always played a crucial role in Singapore’s national defence policy. It establishes strong and friendly ties that make way for cooperation with other countries and international organisations. As such, it is a pillar of peace that enables the country to operate smoothly on the global stage. If you are interested in military volunteering opportunities, […]

4 Ways You Can Contribute to the Singaporean Government

It’s common for Singaporeans to ask what the government is doing for them. However, have you stopped to ask what you’re doing for Singapore? Here are four ways you can contribute to the government: Pay Your Taxes Taxation is the lifeblood of many countries and Singapore is no different. By being faithful in paying your taxes on […]

Key Factors When Choosing Glass for Your Home

These days, many homeowners are adding more glass to their homes. Glass is not limited to just windows anymore. Many modern homes use glass in doors, dividers, terraces and even pool fences. Glass is a versatile material, but there are factors you need to consider when choosing the right glass type for your home. Property […]

Beautiful and Safe: Pool Fencing Goals

For most in-ground swimming pools, fences are not just decorations—these are necessities. Because it is a literal must, local laws require both residential and commercial properties to install fences around the pool for safety reasons. Apart from securing pool users, fences also offer a sense of privacy, especially for those who lounge around the pool […]

The Spark Before the Fire: Spotting the Dangers of Faulty Wiring

As homes age, the wiring inside them gradually wears out. A homeowner does not normally see these worn-out wires, but there are signs that can indicate that something is wrong. Homeowners should never try to resolve any wiring problems by themselves and should instead contact a licensed electrician the moment they spot any signs of faulty wiring. […]

Volunteerism Not Only Changes the World – It Changes YOU for the Better

Being a volunteer lets you promote a cause, support a campaign, and push for change. Through volunteerism, you can contribute to the development of humanity on a local, national, or even international level. Whether you’re a volunteer for a local civic group or an international humanitarian organization, you get to shape the world for a […]

Want To Protect Your Farm An Livestock: Install Strong Gates

Gates and fences are important not only to protect the livestock in your farm from escaping but also from outside elements. Not only predatory animals, farm gates act as deterrents for pilferers and thieves. The farm gates can be wired with an alarm system, which will go off the moment one tries to enter the […]

Home Ownership: What it can Really Mean For You

When it comes to home ownership, a lot of people, especially renters, usually do not give it a second thought. One of the things they worry about – and their greatest restriction – is the expense that accompanies buying a home. But with the real estate market having improved over the years, there is no […]