Monthly Archive: October 2017

The Future is for Workers

Workforce Development Campaign Go Build is a labor-neutral workforce development campaign that seeks to enhance the image of the construction industry and inform young people, parents, and educators about opportunities in the skilled trades. GO BUILD is a comprehensive workforce development initiative… (Read more)

The Future is Calling

The future is for workers, the future is in your hands. 8 Million  =  estimated new job openings in skill trades by 2018 2.7 million = estimated new jobs requiring post-secondary education by 2018 2+ million = craft professionals needed… (Read more)

Construction Career Days

2017 Event Dates: November 7 & 8! Winston-Salem Fairgrounds & Education Building Winston-Salem, NC W-S Chamber Website: Event Information For more information, CTE Instructors can contact: Mr. Bruce Sherman, CTE Director | bsherman@wsfcs.k12.nc.us | 336 -727-2210 ext 34221 Link to required forms for field trip:… (Read more)

Mike Rowe Speaks

Alternative Education – Mike Rowe Speaks   Why “Work Smart, Not Hard” is the Worst Advice in the World – Popular Mechanics Article Article written: August 14, 2013 Category: Articles,Written By Mike Work smarter, not harder? Don’t tell Mike Rowe,… (Read more)

NAHB Student Chapters

National Association of Home Builders – Student Chapters Build the Construction Workforce in your Community It’s in everyone’s best interest: HBAs, our members and the schools in our communities need to work together on building industry workforce issues. The shortage of… (Read more)