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Nearly Half of U.S. Contractors Believe Training the Next Generation of Workers is the Industry’s Most Critical Need, According to DEWALT Survey Industry News Labor

Nearly Half of U.S. Contractors Believe Training the Next Generation of Workers is the Industry’s Most Critical Need, According to DEWALT Survey

A new survey released from DEWALT, a Stanley Black & Decker brand and leader in total jobsite solutions, found more than half of U.S. contractors (55%) feel a lack of skilled workers is a barrier ...

Autodesk Expands Learning Resources to Boost Digital Skills of Construction Teams in the Office, Trailer and Field Industry News Labor

Autodesk Expands Learning Resources to Boost Digital Skills of Construction Teams in the Office, Trailer and Field

As part of its strategy to provide customers with digital tools for a competitive advantage in the market, Autodesk, Inc. launched the next phase in its effort to upskill current construction workers and help the industry ...

Construction Companies Consider Major Changes to Pricing, Focused on Efficiency as Inflation, Disruption Continue Industry News

Construction Companies Consider Major Changes to Pricing, Focused on Efficiency as Inflation, Disruption Continue

According to a recent study from Umpqua Bank, U.S. construction companies are employing a number of strategies to become more efficient and position themselves for an economy almost half of those surveyed expect to become ...

Vadara Quartz Salutes Women in the Industry Featured Articles

Vadara Quartz Salutes Women in the Industry

March is Women’s History Month, and it’s a great opportunity to acknowledge the work done by women in the kitchen and bath industry. Women have made tremendous strides, and what was once a male-dominated field ...

Why Your Employee Engagement Programs Aren’t Working Featured Articles

Why Your Employee Engagement Programs Aren’t Working

By Laura Juarez As a business owner and leader, I chased the nirvanic state of high employee engagement for years. Well-intentioned, I researched, rolled out programs, created engagement teams, surveyed my people, hosted cookouts, paid ...