Category Archives: education/training

An anniversary, a construction space race and Prof Brian Cox at Ecobuild 2011!

London’s Excel was the venue and 1-3 March 2011 the dates for the latest edition of what some claim to be the biggest and best exhibition for sustainable construction in the UK, if not Europe. It was also the first … Continue reading

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tCn wins Be2Award for best online AEC community

For those who might have missed it, last week was Social Media Week in London, and for those interested in how people in the construction and property sectors are using social media, there was only one place to be: the … Continue reading

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tCn shortlisted for two Be2Awards

tCn – the Construction Network has been making steady progress during the winter months. Since our last blog post, we have passed two landmarks: we now have over 2,000 registered tCn members and 1,000 followers on our main Twitter account, tCntweets. … Continue reading

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The ‘Social Media supermarket’

In the decade or so I’ve worked in the construction industry I’ve repeatedly heard about the fragmented divisions within it and struggles to attract and secure our industry’s next generation of talent (let alone the one after that), many – … Continue reading

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Inviting the industry to join tCn

We are pleased to say that invitation codes are now being issued to various construction industry organisations so that they can, in turn, email them to members, employees and students. With a watchful eye on quality and efficiency, invitation codes … Continue reading

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Social media: part of the modern marketing mix

Kirstie Colledge was among the earliest people to register with tCn – The Construction Network – and, as well as being managing director of construction PR consultancy Simply Marcomms (now rebranding as SMPR), is also a committee member of CIMCIG, … Continue reading

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Networking at Kent Vision 2020

Yesterday, I attended the Kent 2020 Vision business conference and exhibition, one of the biggest B2B events in south-east England, with over 3000 attendees and  350 exhibitors. The event included keynote presentations from James Caan of BBC’s Dragons’ Den fame, … Continue reading

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