Colin Knight

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From tradesmen to tradespeople: Women forging ahead in the skilled trades

It’s an excellent time for women in construction. As The Washington Post reports, we are in the middle of a “new wave” of female builders, contra…

High-tech Equipment for Electricians & How to Get it Cheap

When shopping around for the best high-tech electrician equipment on the market, it’s important to keep in mind the long-term value of a product.

How Trade Associations Supercharge Your Business

Whether you’re a new small business giving it your all or an established one that wants an extra boost, joining a trade association can help. Sim…

What are the best social media platforms for paid ads?

With over 244 million social media users in the U.S. (a whopping 70% of the population) it’s no surprise that social media is vital for businesse…

How self-employment affects Social Security benefits

Over 16 million U.S. workers count themselves as self-employed in 2019, according to the Pew Research Center. Even more claim some type of self-e…

The ultimate guide to naming your business

Decision-making is the bedrock of running a successful business. Therefore, the first decision you make – naming your business – can be just as i…

Becoming the boss: A guide to breaking out on your own

Decades of pushing students to four-year universities and shaming any notion of vocational training has left America in a skilled trade crisis —…