A Sustainable Workforce Starts With You

Employment Standards

Effective development of the work force requires embracing a long-term and career-oriented perspective. A foundation for a sustainable workforce begins with legal work status and a proper employment relationship and is reinforced by training programs, new skills acquisition and opportunities for advancement.

As reported on Construction Citizen last week, some construction workers who helped build luxury student apartments on the University of Texas campus in Austin have alleged that...
The Bank of America Tower in the city of New York was given the designation of LEED Platinum as the first tower in the city to achieve that rating.  According to Al Gore, one...
Have you ever received an invitation to a function at the last minute where you wanted to attend but you’re already booked?  Frustrating isn’t it?  I hate it when I...
Hi there.  The Chamberlin Man here. Did you know the extreme heat can be pretty tough on your parking garage?  Major expansion and contraction is happening day and...
As I continue to travel around Texas to visit with construction company owners who are disgusted with some of the bad actors in their industry, I’m struck by just how candid many...
On August 8, the Fe Y Justicia Worker Center (FJWC) held their annual Gala at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Houston.  The event was a celebration of the Center’s...
Compliance with wage and hour laws can be difficult for employers in the construction industry.  With work hours fluctuating due to weather, availability of materials and...