Workforce Development

Build University Connects Students with Industry Professionals

Filed in Membership, Workforce Development by on December 9, 2020 0 Comments
Build University Connects Students with Industry Professionals

Home building and educational leaders in Iowa collaborated to create a series of free online sessions for students to explore a variety of careers in construction.

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Construction Career Days Captivate Students, Educate Parents

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Construction Career Days Captivate Students, Educate Parents

Robust community outreach and a solid social media strategy generated significant attention and attendance for the Home Builders Association of Greater Cincinnati’s Careers in Construction event.

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More Skilled Workers, Simplified Regulations Needed to Improve Housing Affordability

Filed in Advocacy, Housing Affordability, Workforce Development by on November 19, 2020 1 Comment
More Skilled Workers, Simplified Regulations Needed to Improve Housing Affordability

The Hill’s Editor-at-Large Steve Clemons this week explored the current conditions of housing affordability with policymakers and industry leaders during the “Building the Dream” series’ final event.

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NHE Offers Funding for Workforce Development Initiatives

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NHE Offers Funding for Workforce Development Initiatives

The National Housing Endowment and the Skilled Labor Fund provide funding to HBAs for workforce development initiatives such as skilled trades training programs, local career fairs and construction management education.

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How to Talk About Careers in Construction in Your Community

Filed in Membership, Workforce Development by on October 29, 2020 1 Comment
How to Talk About Careers in Construction in Your Community

Share your story and talk about how the skilled trades can lead to a solid career and a well-paying salary to help attract the next generation of professionals.

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Florida Apprenticeship Program Boosts Local Workforce

Filed in Membership, Workforce Development by on October 19, 2020 2 Comments
Florida Apprenticeship Program Boosts Local Workforce

The Builders Association of North Central Florida and its partner Santa Fe College provide individuals with the opportunity to “earn while they learn.”

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Close Out YP Week with a Virtual Happy Hour this Afternoon

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Close Out YP Week with a Virtual Happy Hour this Afternoon

NAHB YP will be hosting a virtual happy hour on Zoom today, Friday, Oct. 16, to give young building professionals and HBA YP chapter chairs a platform to connect.

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What is Your YP Chapter Doing? Today is the Day to Let Us Know

Filed in Workforce Development by on October 14, 2020 0 Comments
What is Your YP Chapter Doing? Today is the Day to Let Us Know

As NAHB’s YP Week rolls along, today we focus on the awesome work so many YP chapters are doing in HBAs across the Federation.

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Mobile Workshop Wheels in Next Gen Workforce

Filed in Membership, Workforce Development by on October 12, 2020 0 Comments
Mobile Workshop Wheels in Next Gen Workforce

An 18-wheeler with eight skilled trade simulators was designed to introduce students to a career in the skilled trades and job opportunities in South Carolina.

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Looking to Start a Business? Learn How in the First YP Week Webinar Today

Filed in Membership, Workforce Development by on October 12, 2020 0 Comments
Looking to Start a Business? Learn How in the First YP Week Webinar Today

NAHB’s Young Professionals (YP) Week begins today, and we’re kicking it off by featuring the extraordinary NAHB resources available to help members’ businesses succeed.

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