At Your Best is the only step-by-step handbook to finding if a career in the trades is right for you, educating yourself and earning the proper certifications, establishing yourself as an excellent apprentice and journeyman in the industry, and moving on to start your own small business in the trades.
At each step of the way, your At Your Best playbook provides the information, recommendations, outside resources, and concrete actions needed for taking the next successful step in You, Inc.
Whether you are beginning your first career, changing careers, or ready to move up and start your own business as a carpenter, plumber, HVAC/R tech, or other tradesman, this is the book that will tell you how.
Carpenters are the backbone of the building trades.
Carpenters construct, erect, install, and fix frameworks and structures made of wood and other materials.
There is always a demand for a skilled carpenter somewhere. No matter the economic situation in any local market, somewhere a potential client is desperate for a skilled, professional carpenter to complete a project.
Carpentry is also not a profession that can be easily automated or outsourced overseas.