How to Get Your First Job as an Electrician

How to Get Your First Job as an Electrician

Electricians are in demand. With a projected addition of overĀ 59,000 jobsĀ between 2016 and 2026, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), this is a field with room to grow. But how do you score your first job? Take a look at the steps to find...
Numbers Show That Electrical Work Is a Viable Career

Numbers Show That Electrical Work Is a Viable Career

Many people earn good livings as electricians, but you shouldn’t make any career decision based solely on how well a friend or neighbor does in the field. Before training for a specific career, you ought to look for numbers that verify it’s a viable path....

Electrician Boss? What Does The Road To Success Look Like?

As an electrician, you have the opportunity to work in a variety of settings and for plenty of different types of employers. You might work for a residential service company, a business or for a construction contractor. Who else can you work for? For yourself!  ...

Your Questions About Electrician Workplace Safety Answered

No one can deny that becoming an electrician and small-business owner is rewarding. You’ll make your clients’ homes safer, better and brighter while working either for yourself or with a small team of committed electricians. (And, of course, the regular...

Perfect Practice Makes Perfect Safety

Recently I have taken up playing golf. Since I have not played a lot in the past, I find learning to play well is a challenge. When you watch one of the professionals on television it does not appear to be all that difficult. But that appearance comes from a high...