It Takes a Village to Create Gender Equality in the Construction Industry
By Matt Alderton, Redshift Autodesk
Hackneyed though it is, the question should be seriously considered from an economic perspective, according to Boston-based carpenter Elizabeth Skidmore, who has been a steadfast advocate for gender equality in...
Students in ACE Mentor Program Eye Bright Future
By Sylest Lofton, The Real Deal Press
The future is bright, as shown through the ambitions and creative visions of ACE Mentor Program students.
This message was evident to an audience of ACE Mentor Cleveland Program supporters, teachers, mentors, and family members who gathered on May 9th at the annual ACE Banquet to recognize the...
National Safety Council Appoints New President and CEO
By EHS Today Staff
Lorraine Martin, has been named the new president and CEO of the National Safety Council (NSC).
The current co-founder of the nonprofit Pegasus Springs Foundation will join NSC on June 3 at its headquarters in Itasca, IL, in suburban Chicago.
“Lorraine has more than 30 years’ experience...
Women in Hardhats are a Growing Trend in the Construction Industry
By Kimberly Ballard, Huntsville Business Journal
Nationally, women make up less than 10 percent of the construction industry – 9.1 percent according to the National Association of Women in Construction.
That number has been steadily increasing over the past decade, so much that the NAWIC started a Women in Construction...
Managing an Aging Workforce
This article is from the Safety+Health Magazine.
Failure to plan leads business owners and managers down a costly path. Many workplaces are focused on attracting millennial workers, hoping to hire and retain them while keeping them satisfied and engaged in their jobs. Although it’s important to value Generation Z and...
Improve Your Business by Hiring Women of Color
By Maranda Wilson and Annalisa Enrile, Construction Executive
The world is talking about women in the workplace thanks to movements such as #metoo. Women of color who work in construction or trade industries make 30% more than they would as administrative assistants, child care providers or domestic help (all industries with a prevalence...
Women in the Construction Industry
Women play a vital role in the construction industry and we want to celebrate, honor and continue the to put a highlight on women in the industry throughout the year.
4 Tips for Women Building Business Careers - Jeneen Marziani, Crain's
Jeneen Marziani is the Ohio market president for Bank of America. When...
4 Key Attributes That Make Up the Great Modern Leader's Mindset
By Gene Hammett, speaker, growth strategist, and host of the LeadersintheTrenches.com podcast, Inc.
Talent and hard work aren't enough to achieve success. While you can't succeed without them, ask anyone who found out the hard way that "You can do anything you want if you work hard enough" isn't true.
4 Predictions For HR And Talent Acquisition In 2019
It seems like the recruiting industry was in a constant state of change throughout 2018.
In the last 12 months, we faced an historically tight labor market, the initial impacts of Google’s entry into the talent acquisition space, and the gearing up for and the introduction of GDPR.Additionally, new...