• Careers
    Build the Workforce

    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 skilled workers in many communities is a big problem. There’s also concern about whether there’s the right kind of training and education […]

  • Apprenticeships
    The future is calling

    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 by 2017 25% estimated grown 321,000 construction jobs added in 2014

  • Education
    Alternative Education

    Alternative Education   Why “Work Smart, Not Hard” is the Worst Advice in the World – Popular Mechanics Article Date: August 14, 2013 Category: Articles,Written By Mike Work smarter, not harder? Don’t tell Mike Rowe, who has met some of the hardest-working people in America. In fact, he argues that mantra is the opposite of […]