Category: Shop Talk

Should Romex Be Stapled Neatly? DOES IT MATTER??

We electricians hear about this phrase “do all electrical work in a workman like manner” from the NEC, so here’s my thoughts about how it applies to the aesthetics of running Romex (NM cable). There are two schools of thought out there from a lot of electricians, have to think it doesn’t matter what...

Should I Stay Or Should I Go? – WHEN SHOULD I QUIT MY JOB?

I get asked by LOADS of people whether or not they should quit their job and go to another company. I have a few things to say on the matter, so let’s get into it. Website – https://www.electricianu.com Discord – https://discord.gg/7ykYfbh Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/theelectricianu Facebook Group – https://bit.ly/2tz7eQh Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/electrician_u LinkedIn –...

The Difference Between GOOD and BAD Electricians

What separates the quality from the riff-raff? In this episode, I give my OPINION about what it takes to be a good electrician from watching the guys who came before me. Being good at anything requires constant study, dedication, commitment, and pushing yourself beyond your old boundaries. Being a good electrician is the same....

Should I Go To Trade School?

Website: https://www.journey2master.com Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/journey2master Electrical Wizardry: https://www.facebook.com/groups/12643… Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dustin.stelzer In this episode I give my OPINION on whether or not electrician trade schools are a good idea or not. Again, full disclosure here – THIS IS MY OPINION, HAVING NEVER ATTENDED ONE. I get asked this question by dozens of people every week...

CRAFTSMANSHIP – Mastering Your Craft

A lot of people get stuck working a job they hate, because they aren’t passionate about what they do, or are not driven to excel at their craft. Today we’re going to talk about what it means to be a craftsman and taking seriously the job that you do. Website – https://www.electricianu.com Discord –...

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