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Made to Measure is Specialist Construction Podcast highlighting the Careers of Quantity Surveyors & Leading Construction Professionals, Globally.

Made to Measure - A Construction Podcast Mick Donaghy

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Made to Measure is Specialist Construction Podcast highlighting the Careers of Quantity Surveyors & Leading Construction Professionals, Globally.

    Ep 21: Career Clinic: The Linkedin Hack that will GUARANTEE you a job!!

    Ep 21: Career Clinic: The Linkedin Hack that will GUARANTEE you a job!!

    On this episode of The Career Clinic, Mick discusses a Linkedin Hack that will land you your next job guaranteed!!

    The career clinic is a mini episode of Made to Measure, where Mick offers advice to Graduates and Entry Level Candidates as well as those who may have been negatively affected by Covid19.

    Each episode will discuss something that you can do in order to stand out from the crowd, or give you a better opportunity to land that next job!

    If you would like to connect with Mick further, please click the link attached:

    shorturl.at/aMNW5

    • 16 min
    Ep: 20: Aleks Gorgieva, Award Winning Senior Project Manager discussing Disruption & Tech in Construction

    Ep: 20: Aleks Gorgieva, Award Winning Senior Project Manager discussing Disruption & Tech in Construction

    On this episode of Made to Measure, we are joined by Aleks Gorgieva.

    Aleks is currently a Senior Project Manager with Savills, one of the worlds leading property and project management companies globally.

    Aleks studied a Bachelor of Civil Engineering at the University of Technology Sydney and has went on to work for some of the leading Tier 1 Commercial Construction Companies such as Watpac and Mirvac as well Client Side Organisations.

    In this episode we discuss; What it takes to become an Award Winning Project Manager, what differences you can expect working as a client side PM compared to working with a contractor and how collaboration and tech is likely to disrupt the industry and project management in the years to come.

    This was a fantastic episode, to connect with Aleks further click the link below: 

    https://www.linkedin.com/in/aleksandra-gorgieva-a5968385/

    • 39 min
    Ep: 19: Career Clinic LIVE with Sascha Frost; Design Manager, Mentor & Member of Property Council Committee

    Ep: 19: Career Clinic LIVE with Sascha Frost; Design Manager, Mentor & Member of Property Council Committee

    On this episode of The Career Clinic, we are joined by Sascha Frost, 

    Sascha has completed a degree in Architecture combined with 20 years of Design Management experience with Developers & Main Contractors throughout South Australia. On this episode, Sascha and Mick discuss the strategies and tactics we can utilise now to get the jobs we want, with the companies we want even during a pandemic. 

    To connect with Sascha, connect with her on Linkedin here: shorturl.at/opszI

    The career clinic is a mini episode of Made to Measure, where Mick offers advice to Graduates and Entry Level Candidates as well as those who may have been negatively affected by Covid19.

    Each episode will discuss something that you can do in order to stand out from the crowd, or give you a better opportunity to land that next job!

    If you would like to connect with Mick further, please click the link attached:

    shorturl.at/aMNW5

    • 32 min
    Ep: 18: Irena Kuzman: Associate, Chartered Quantity Surveyor & Chief Technology Officer

    Ep: 18: Irena Kuzman: Associate, Chartered Quantity Surveyor & Chief Technology Officer

    On this episode of Made to Measure I am joined by the incredible Irena Kuzman.

    Irena is an Award Winning, Chartered Quantity Surveyor and Studied a bachelor of building & construction economics at University of Technology Sydney. Irena has approaching 20 years experience within the industry where she has spent the majority of her time in the PQS sector, she now works as an Associate & Chief Tech Officer for a Start Up Consultancy in Sydney. Irena has held various successful positions within the AIQS, NAWIC.

    I really enjoyed this chat with Irena where we spoke about everything from Quantity Surveying, Business Development and John Cleese of all things.

    This was a really enjoyable episode of Made to Measure and I’m sure so many of you guys out there will take value from Irena’s big personality and expertise within the sector. I really hope you enjoy it.

    To connect with Irena, check her Linkedin here; shorturl.at/ioMXY

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Ep 17: The Career Clinic: I need your help! A REQUEST.

    Ep 17: The Career Clinic: I need your help! A REQUEST.

    On this episode of The Career Clinic, Mick asks for your help to create better material for future episodes! 

    The career clinic is a mini episode of Made to Measure, where Mick offers advice to Graduates and Entry Level Candidates as well as those who may have been negatively affected by Covid19.

    Each episode will discuss something that you can do in order to stand out from the crowd, or give you a better opportunity to land that next job!

    If you would like to connect with Mick further, please click the link attached:

    shorturl.at/aMNW5

    • 4 min
    Ep 16: Sheree Taylor; Co Vice President of NAWIC (QLD) and State Specification Manager of BlueScope Steel

    Ep 16: Sheree Taylor; Co Vice President of NAWIC (QLD) and State Specification Manager of BlueScope Steel

    Sheree is the Queensland Specification Manager of Bluescope Steel, one of only two steel manufacturers in all of Australia.

    With nearly a decade and a half with the company Sheree discusses how she went from a work experience volunteer to Business Development Manager and now Specification Manager of all Commercial & Civil Construction projects throughout Queensland.

    Sheree is also the Co Vice President for QLD for the National Association of Women in Construction. We discuss what NAWIC is doing to promote diversity in construction and how everyone in the industry can help make the sector a little bit more equal.

    I love this episode and I hope you enjoy it too.

    • 35 min

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Insightful and exciting podcast full of fresh ideas and ways to look at the construction industry. Great format, guests and host. Recommend a listen!

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