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Vote Nov. 3: Make Housing and Your Business a Winner

Filed in Advocacy, Membership by on September 22, 2020 0 Comments
Vote Nov. 3: Make Housing and Your Business a Winner

NAHB’s Election 2020 online HQ showcases presidential candidate stances on housing issues, congressional endorsements, get out the vote resources and more.

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The Art of Builder and Associate Member Relationships

Filed in Awards, Membership by on September 21, 2020 0 Comments
The Art of Builder and Associate Member Relationships

That value of Associates is not limited to the products or services they provide; it’s also seen in their interest in contributing to the growth and success of home building. Former NAHB Builders Engaging Associate Members (BEAM) Award nominees share their perspectives on working with Associate members.

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Reminder: Apply to Serve on a 2021 NAHB Committee or Council Board of Trustees

Filed in Committees and Councils, Membership by on September 21, 2020 0 Comments
Reminder: Apply to Serve on a 2021 NAHB Committee or Council Board of Trustees

The NAHB Federation is powered by the leadership of its members who step up to serve their industry. There is still time to apply for an appointment to an NAHB committee and/or council board of trustees for the 2021 leadership year.

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Associate Members Leading the Way: 3 Female Chairs Share Their Journeys

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Associate Members Leading the Way: 3 Female Chairs Share Their Journeys

Associate members play a valuable role within the Federation — through the connections they make, the resources they provide, and the leadership they showcase to better the home-building industry. As part of NAHB’s celebration of Professional Women in Building (PWB) Week, we asked three female Associate leaders in the Federation about their leadership journeys and how they have shaped their experiences within NAHB.

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The Importance of Professional Women in Building Joining Forces

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The Importance of Professional Women in Building Joining Forces

As NAHB wraps up its celebration of Professional Women in Building (PWB) Week 2020, we asked women in the industry to share their stories about what PWB means to them. Share your own stories on social media with the hashtags #PWBProud and #PWBWeek2020.

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Women in Building Share Unique Business Perspectives

Women in Building Share Unique Business Perspectives

As part of NAHB’s PWB Week 2020, we are recognizing and celebrating the important contributions of women in the residential construction industry and efforts to diversify it. Today’s post examines two women builders with shared experiences in the industry despite being at different places in their careers.

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Many Paths Lead to More Diversity in Residential Construction

Many Paths Lead to More Diversity in Residential Construction

As the demand for skilled workers heats up, looking for new places to find and recruit those workers has expanded beyond conventional paths. With that change comes new entrants into the home building industry, and a more diverse field of workers.

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Inspiring More Women to Join the Building Trades

Inspiring More Women to Join the Building Trades

The number of women employed in the construction industry grew substantially last year, rising to around 1.2 million and surpassing the peak of pre-recession employment levels. Recruiting and training more females in the skilled trades can help the industry address its labor shortage.

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NAHB Hurricane Relief Outreach Ongoing in Gulf Coast Region

Filed in Disaster Response, Membership by on September 14, 2020 0 Comments
NAHB Hurricane Relief Outreach Ongoing in Gulf Coast Region

NAHB continues to work closely with state and local HBAs to meet the needs of members who are affected by hurricanes Sally and Laura.

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Student Chapters Forge the Next Generation of Diverse Building Leaders

Student Chapters Forge the Next Generation of Diverse Building Leaders

As part of Professional Women in Building Week 2020, NAHB is highlighting a growing diversity in the home building industry and showcasing student chapters, including a student team from Tuskegee University in Alabama that took the stage at the 2020 International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas and made history — becoming the first all-female, all-African American team in the competition’s near 30-year history.

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