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High-Paying Trade Jobs Sit Empty, While High School Grads Line Up For University

Huge shortages loom in the skilled trades, which require less — and cheaper — training. Should that make students rethink the four-year degree? Article published on: nprED Like most other American high school students, Garret Morgan had it drummed into … Read More

43 Trade School Jobs Among the Highest Paying Trades

A recent article lists various high-paying trade jobs. Of the 43 highest paying jobs, 23 of them are considered skilled trades. You can see the whole list here:

It’s Really Difficult To Find Good People…So Pay Them Well

We have been saying this for a really long time… It’s really difficult to find good people. With the labor market being so hot for skilled trades, take the advice of paying a great wage to your good workers. Want … Read MoreRead More

It Isn’t Easy Being A Woman in Trades

“….Women represent just 4 percent of the workforce in natural resources, construction and maintenance, according to the U.S. Department of Labor….”   A very relevant article that talks about why women have been slow to join the trades. Women in … Read More

Training opportunity

Great opportunity for #construction industry to get involved in this #training @ServicePair @WhiteHouse — Chad of All Trades (@ChadAllTrades) April 5, 2017

There is a solution – 70% of the employers in the construction industry are having difficulty getting skilled help and labor.

We need to focus on specialization and making sure that the right people are doing the job they are trained for.

Common ways of getting a job in construction

[vc_row type=”in_container” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]There are many ways you can get into construction, and the industry welcomes everyone from newcomers to people with some experience to career changers and military leavers. This site is … Read More