University Hospitals Increases Economic Impact in Ohio by $3 Billion
By Ginger Christ, The Plain Dealer
Heidi Gartland, vice president of government and community relations for UH, attributes the increase to the hospitals' growth, acquisitions and efforts to buy and hire locally."
Where will the Construction Workers come from as the Post-Fire North Coast Rebuilds?
Article written by The Press Democrat's, Bill Swindell
Along with local agencies, the industry has responded with efforts to expedite training for high school students as well as adult education programs so people can quickly enter the workforce. Also being explored is the concept of using workers who might have barriers, such as...
Construction Employment Increases in 243 Metro Areas Between October 2016 & 2017 as Officials Urge Changes to Tax Reform Bill to Sustain Growth
This article is from the website of The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).
Growing demand, especially from the private sector, is continuing to drive construction employment gains...tax reform proposals now being debated in Washington can do even more to help ensure that metro areas will continue to add new...
'Go Build' Campaign to Launches National Website
Written by Jim Parsons, ENR
Go Build America, an industry-driven, image-building program set to launch nationally in December, aims to succeed where those other initiatives have fallen short."
The Making of a Leader: The Construction Estimator, Part 2
Written by Brad Humphrey, ForConstructionPros.com
The making of an estimator, your estimator, will enable you to move your business further down the road of performance and profitability."
The Upside of Construction’s Aging Workforce
Article by Marcia Gruver Doyle, editorial director, Equipment World
Here are a few arguments for construction business owners to consider for not letting them walk out the door so quickly..."
Lou City FC and Louisville Urban League Announce Partnership
As reported by Wave3 News
Soccer Holdings, LLC has agreed to work with the Louisville Urban League to recruit and train Louisville and surrounding area residents to build the stadium and developments surrounding it."
Industry Changes Since 1990 and Future Projections Revealed
Published by Team NEO and Cleveland Plus
Northeast Ohio’s output, or Gross Regional Product (GRP), grew 48 percent from 1990 to 2017, and is projected to grow another 14 percent in the next decade."
Ohio Construction Workers Seven Times More Likely to die of an Opioid Overdose in 2016
By Rachel Dissell, The Plain Dealer
There isn't a single reason that men in these skilled jobs are losing battles with addiction and dying so often; there are many."
Highmark Health has Plans to Build 160-bed hospital in Pine Township
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's reporter Steve Twedt
Our intention was to push care out to the community,” said Cynthia Hundorfean, president and CEO of Highmark Health’s Allegheny Health Network care provider system."