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Young Building Professionals Look to Attract More Like Themselves

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health, Student Chapters by on June 19, 2019 0 Comments
Young Building Professionals Look to Attract More Like Themselves

Attracting new workers to the trades is a top priority of NAHB, HBAs, construction companies, schools, governments, economists, and pretty much anyone else with an interest in home building. Included in the group of concerned observers are current young building professionals.

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Why Young Professionals Should Attend IBS — And How NAHB Can Make It Happen

Filed in International Builders' Show by on May 23, 2019 0 Comments
Why Young Professionals Should Attend IBS — And How NAHB Can Make It Happen

Young professionals can take advantage of NAHB’s IBS Scholarship Program, and take the information, inspiration and relationships they develop during the International Builders’ Show back to their companies to help them continue to grow throughout the year.

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IBS 2020 Scholarship Opportunity for Young Professionals

Filed in International Builders' Show by on April 24, 2019 0 Comments
IBS 2020 Scholarship Opportunity for Young Professionals

For the fourth consecutive year, NAHB is offering opportunities for members in good standing who are 21 to 35 years old to attend the NAHB International Builders’ Show® through its IBS Scholarship Program.

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NAHB Mentorship Program Creates Valuable Connection

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NAHB Mentorship Program Creates Valuable Connection

Facebook has a relatively new feature for group pages to promote mentorship opportunities. The NAHB Young Professionals Facebook group has launched the feature to success.

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Future Home Building Leaders Honored at IBS

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Future Home Building Leaders Honored at IBS

NAHB recently honored five emerging leaders as 2018 Young Professionals of the Year. The awards — presented at the 2019 NAHB International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas — acknowledge the winners’ hard work and successes, performance and dedication, and outstanding potential as they begin to serve as leaders in the home building industry.

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IBS 2019 Green Banter & Beer: Learn How You Can Go Your OWN Way

IBS 2019 Green Banter & Beer: Learn How You Can Go Your OWN Way

The popular Green Banter & Beer event returns to the International Builders’ Show this year. Join us at the High Performance Building Zone for “Young Professionals – You Can Go Your OWN Way,” featuring a five-person panel of young professionals who will share their experiences in forging their own paths in the construction industry.

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Can’t-Miss Events for Young Building Pros at IBS

Filed in International Builders' Show by on January 18, 2019 1 Comment
Can’t-Miss Events for Young Building Pros at IBS

NAHB’s International Builders’ Show is the premier event for those in the residential construction business — especially for the thousands of young building professionals who are the future of the industry.

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How Did You Engage with YP Week 2018?

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How Did You Engage with YP Week 2018?

NAHB’s inaugural Young Professionals Week is concluding today, but not without a lot of activity from YPs across the country.

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Inaugural Young Professionals Week Kicks Off Today

Filed in Councils & Committees, Student Chapters by on October 15, 2018 1 Comment
Inaugural Young Professionals Week Kicks Off Today

The NAHB Young Professionals Committee is excited to announce the inaugural Young Professionals Week Oct. 15-19, during Careers in Construction Month. Recruiting more young people into home building is a top priority, so it makes sense to feature the YP groups as resources for new builders.

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Building Next Generation of Leaders Drives NAHB Associate of the Year

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Building Next Generation of Leaders Drives NAHB Associate of the Year

The reigning NAHB Associate of the Year, Kim Hefner-Hines, uses her past experiences to focus NAHB and HBA growth on young professionals and associates.

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