A Sustainable Workforce Starts With You

Reshaping the Industry

Three actions are necessary to build a thriving, profitable and durable construction industry:

  • Acceptance.  Recognize current situations and challenges and accept they are real.
  • Leadership.  Embrace core values and principles as innovators and leaders.
  • Solutions.  Collaborate among owners, contractors and workforce for solutions.
What challenges is the construction industry facing?  What principles, like sustainable value and social responsibility, should industry leaders embrace?  Where will the solutions come from?
Nonresidential employment rises in December, residential dips; wage increases lag full private sector.
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November private construction spending rises, public dips; two-thirds of metros add jobs in past year.
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Employment lags February 2020 level in 32 states; Dodge starts fall in November but rise year-to-date; Population growth falls to lowest rate in US history.
Monday, Associated Builders and Contractors issued the following statement announcing its appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court to stay the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational...
C3 expanded to incorporate projects in Austin and Lake Charles. Its educational offerings grew to include both NCCER and OSHA courses that increase the ability of contractors to...
Building input costs outpace bid prices in November; highway costs climb; more price hikes announced