Category: Shop Talk


Do you get told often that you work extremely slowly? Maybe you’re told you work too fast? In this episode we dive into the topic of the two different methodologies of speed in the trade and why both are acceptable, yet both are argued over at great length.

ELECTRICIANS – Union or Non-Union?

I get asked all the time, about this whole “union vs non-union” debate. I’m tired of the divisiveness it creates when people argue over which one is better, so here’s my thoughts. Facebook Page: Instagram: Both union and non-union electricians can be outstanding, and both can be terrible. It’s up to the...

CREW LEADERSHIP – How To Effectively Lead Jobs As A Journeyman

Most journeyman electricians end up leading jobs for the first time when they get their license, and for some it’s an overwhelming task that they feel is unmanageable. There are a lot of tips and tricks from the older leads that can be learned, and if taken seriously will make things a whole lot...

FOLLOWERSHIP – How To Be An Effective Helper

It’s easy to talk about what it means to be a great crew-lead, but what most people don’t think about is what makes a good follower or helper.  This is really a deep methodology that takes wisdom and purpose to execute so let’s crack it open for a minute. WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO...

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