Author Archives: Cheryl Miller

Choose the right software to make your business more efficient Spending too much time completing paperwork? Had enough of spending evenings and weekends wading through supplier invoices, generating client estimates, invoicing and employee paperwork. You’ve now decided you need some … more

Advertising Levy Explained

The Advertising Levy is invoiced annually to all Business Members. The levy is used to fund the vast majority of homeowner facing advertising and communications for New Zealand Certified Builders Association on behalf of its members. Click to view the … more

Worried about scam emails?

What can you do to protect yourself and your business Reduce your digital footprint Check if your email address is compromised – see below Check if any websites have insecurely handled your passwords Software updates? Review then update Secure your … more

NZCB AGM | 21st Annual Conference & Expo

When: 14th & 15th JuneWhere: Christchurch Town Hall | ChristchurchLimited tickets available for Friday Night Mingler and Saturday Night Gala Dinner! REGISTER HERE now! ‘Into The Future’How technology is changing the building industry NZCB Annual General Meeting : 8.00am, Friday … more

Building Trade Professionals: Pricing for Profit

Red Quantity Surveying joined with NZCB to present on why practitioners often underestimate, ultimately eroding profit coming out of a project. If you did not attend either the recent workshop or webinar, a video of each is available to watch … more

Expression of Interest – Building Contractor Required

The Just Cabins Franchise is looking for a new building contractor to replace their South Island Incumbent, who will retire and close production at the end of February 2017. The requirement is for a skilled and experienced builder, to construct … more

ToolBox Seminar Series

New Zealand’s construction activity looks set to peak later this year, followed by a prolonged period of sustained high demand. For regions servicing the “Auckland spill over” a peak of 2018 has been predicted.Source – National Construction Pipeline Report Higher work and cash flow … more

Yoogo – NZCB Member’s Special

Lease a vehicle from Yoogo by 30th September and receive a Trade Rated Gorilla 15 Silverback Ladder Free! Offer Limited! Contact Yoogo today on 0800 2 YOOGO (0800 8 96646) or

ToolBox Seminar: Build Quality

Recent research tells us our industry is still missing the mark when it comes to delivering a quality product first time. •     What councils inspections are telling us •     What drives poor quality? •     The true cost … more

Recruitment Initiatives

Calling all Builders and Designers Auckland Council is looking for a number of skilled applicants to process plans and perform inspections.  They are experiencing a huge growth, and are looking for dynamic team players who want to give something back … more