September 4, 2012
A look back at Social Media Masterclass
Now that mobile computing and wireless networks have enabled the use of social media by employees who do not do most of their work at desktop computers, the technology is starting to get popular in the construction industry.
Christine Zakrajsek, social media manager for EllisDon Corp., offers practical tips for businesses on the use of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, blogs and similar Internet services.
Social Media Masterclass is a collaborative initiative developed by Reed Construction Data and EllisDon Corp. Part of that initiative is a series of articles Zakrajsek wrote for Reed Construction Data. In this video, Zakrajsek looks back on the series.
North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week was launched on May 6 in British Columbia with an event held in North Vancouver featuring many different safety organizations, equipment providers and demonstrations of proper safety procedures.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of May 20th, 2013.
Over 1,900 students competed in more than 60 trades at the recent Ontario Technological Skills Competition held at RIM Park in Waterloo, Ont.
Edmonton has traditionally been dominated by car traffic, but recently efforts have been made to improve the city transit system and, through transit-oriented development, to create neighbourhoods and destinations that are integrated with transit.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of May 13th, 2013.
One of the highlights of the 2013 Ontario budget is a three-year, $35-billion commitment toward public infrastructure.
The City of Calgary's ambitious Airport Trail Tunnel project is a 620 metre tunnel that will run under the new Calgary International Airport runway and will extend Airport Trail from Barlow Trail to 36 Street N.E.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of May 6th, 2013.
On April 26 dignitaries, labour and business leaders, workers and their families converged on the lit Olympic flame outside the Vancouver Convention Centre to commemorate those who lost their lives while at work.