Editor’s note: The following article written by Construction Citizen’s newest blogger was originally published in Dallas / Ft Worth Construction News, one of a group of monthly publications which report on the construction industry in Texas. Read more » about Image Concerns for Recruitment
The Construction Industry may want to improve its “Image” in order to recruit students. CareerCast, a job search and placement website, rated construction jobs in the bottom 10 for the last 3 years. Few, if any, high school counselors recommend students going into the construction workforce. Why should they? What does the industry have to offer these young men and women?