Industry experts sit with Master Electrician, and Electrical Association Director of Education, Mike Miller about trends and challenges facing contractors, talking shop, and everything needed to keep electricians in-the-know.
Episode 12 - Employee Handbooks in the Electrical Industry w/ Kate Bischoff, Employment Law Attorney
Kate Bischoff stopped by the office to talk to Mike Miller about employee handbooks for the electrical industry. Kate and Mike discuss what should be in your handbook, how long it should be, how Kate can help your business, and so much more!
Episode 11 - EV Charging Stations w/ Chad Kurdi, BKV Group
Chad Kurdi joins Mike Miller to talk about electrical charging stations and how the BKV Group uses them in their projects.
Episode 10 - Electrical Association History w/ Judy Rubin and Tom Kopperud
Former President of the Electrical Association, Judi Rubin, and past Chair and owner of Norman's Electric Service Inc, Tom Kopperud, stopped by the office to talk with Executive Director, Clara Albert, to talk about the history of the Electrical Association.
Episode 9 - 2023 Code Update w/ Dean Hunter, MN Dept of Labor and Industry
Chief Electrical Inspector with the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, Dean Hunter, stops by the office to talk with Mike Miller about the upcoming changes in the 2023 code book.
Episode 8 - Inflation with Ron Wirtz, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Mike chats with Ron Wirtz of the Federal Reserve about Inflation, factors affecting high supply costs, and Ron's work in the banking system.
Episode 7 – Project Labor Agreements w/ Tom Revnew of Peters, Revnew, Kappenman, and Anderson
Tom Revnew joins Mike Miller to discuss recent developments concerning the use of Project Labor Agreements (PLAs) in federal projects and their impacts on merit-shop contractors.