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NAHB Leadership, Members Inspire Future Industry Professionals

Filed in Construction Industry, Student Chapters by on October 7, 2019 0 Comments
NAHB Leadership, Members Inspire Future Industry Professionals

NAHB First Vice Chair Dean Mon and several NAHB members spent a day with nearly two dozen high school students to give advice, share personal stories and field questions about working in the home building industry.

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Local HBA Spearheads Hurricane Relief Efforts for Bahamas

Filed in Disaster Response by on September 23, 2019 0 Comments
Local HBA Spearheads Hurricane Relief Efforts for Bahamas

When news broke that Hurricane Dorian was about the ravage the Bahamas and slam Florida’s coast the Greater Orlando Builders Association (GOBA) sprang into action. Since then, hundreds of hurricane relief items have been collected and shipped to the Bahamas, with more items on the way this week.

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Ask Your Senators to Support Workforce Development Programs

Filed in Capitol Hill, Labor, Safety and Health by on September 9, 2019 2 Comments
Ask Your Senators to Support Workforce Development Programs

The Senate Appropriations Committee plans to consider funding for education programs this week. NAHB supports efforts to boost funding for Perkins Basic State Grants and members are encouraged to contact their senators to voice their support.

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NAHB Members Step Up Civic Engagement

Filed in Construction Industry by on September 5, 2019 0 Comments
NAHB Members Step Up Civic Engagement

In states like Indiana, NAHB members take their civic engagement to the next level and run for state or local office.

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Resources to Promote Construction Careers in Your Community

Resources to Promote Construction Careers in Your Community

It’s time to start preparing now for Careers in Construction Month in October, when the entire housing industry celebrates and promotes careers in construction.

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HBA ‘Draft’ Boosts Local Workforce

HBA ‘Draft’ Boosts Local Workforce

What would happen if the home building industry recruited talent like the National Football League draft? Job opportunities to boost the construction industry workforce.

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Using Drones to Drive Up Home Sales

Filed in Business Management, Sales & Marketing by on July 10, 2019 1 Comment
Using Drones to Drive Up Home Sales

A virtual parade of homes using drones helped an HBA increase interest in new homes locally.

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The Perfect Pair to Help Promote the Housing Industry

Filed in Capitol Hill, Councils & Committees by on June 28, 2019 0 Comments
The Perfect Pair to Help Promote the Housing Industry

NAHB member enthusiasm matched with BUILD-PAC socks proved the be the perfect pair for fundraising to support the future of the housing industry.

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Skilled Labor Fund Grants Bring Shop Back to High Schools

Skilled Labor Fund Grants Bring Shop Back to High Schools

The Skilled Labor Fund awarded more than $200,000 in grants to 42 local HBA’s across the country to provide skills training to high school students.

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How to Communicate Across Generations in the Digital World

Filed in Business Management, Councils & Committees by on June 27, 2019 0 Comments
How to Communicate Across Generations in the Digital World

People often wonder how the various generations like to communicate. Knowing each generation’s preferences can make a world of difference in business, especially when it comes to digital communication (or Netiquette).

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