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.

An agreement between the United States Department of Labor (DOL) and North Carolina’s Industrial Commission was signed last week in an effort to coordinate resources to crack down...
September 08, 2016
Over the objections of many builders and others in the business community – and to the delight of the Workers Defense Project – the Austin City Council this past week...
September 06, 2016
ABC Greater Houston Celebrates the Men and Women in the Construction IndustryThe skills, work ethic, and safety of our craft professionals represent the foundation of our nation...
September 05, 2016
Compared to other industries, construction productivity has declined significantly. Hear directly from owners on how to improve productivity.The CLMA (Construction Labor Market...
August 22, 2016
With each passing day, state and federal governments are getting more serious about rooting out and eliminating worker misclassification, sometimes known as payroll fraud. But...
August 02, 2016
In the construction industry, productivity and profit are always doing a dance. They are always partners no matter whether your firm is a global giant or a local sub. Whether...
July 28, 2016
The following article originally appeared in the July newsletter to clients of Kiley Advisors, LLC.  Reprinted with permission.We often use the positive statement when...
July 22, 2016
The following article was originally published in the Houston Chronicle:Mayor Sylvester Turner and City Council recently passed an ordinance encouraging apartment developers...
July 21, 2016
Last month Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater announced the arrest of Raimundo Hernandez-Argueta, owner of Naples construction company Complete Framing Professionals (...
June 30, 2016