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Top Posts of 2019

Filed in Construction Industry, Membership by on December 31, 2019 0 Comments
Top Posts of 2019

As we look back at 2019, here’s a quick look at the five most popular blog posts of the year based on the number of views by our readers.

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Getting Started with New Building Concepts at IBS

Getting Started with New Building Concepts at IBS

Have you considered experimenting with a new building style? Wanted to add new skills to your repertoire? The Centrals and communities at the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) offer a great opportunity to learn more about various segments of the building industry firsthand from subject-matter experts.

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Ribbon Cut at New Tennessee HBI Transitioning Military Center

Filed in Construction Industry, Labor, Safety and Health by on December 9, 2019 0 Comments
Ribbon Cut at New Tennessee HBI Transitioning Military Center

A November ribbon cutting ceremony officially launched the Home Builders Institute (HBI) construction trades training facility for transitioning service members near Fort Campbell in Tennessee.

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BUILD-PAC Revs Up Fundraising Efforts for 2020

Filed in Capitol Hill, Construction Industry by on November 12, 2019 0 Comments
BUILD-PAC Revs Up Fundraising Efforts for 2020

Across the country, BUILD-PAC Trustees have been busy spreading the word about the importance of getting involved in the political process. BUILD-PAC, NAHB’s political action committee, works to elect pro-housing, pro-business candidates to federal office. Nearly 150 NAHB members serve on BUILD-PAC’s Board of Trustees.

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Veterans Successfully Climb Construction Career Ladder

Filed in Construction Industry, Labor, Safety and Health by on November 11, 2019 1 Comment
Veterans Successfully Climb Construction Career Ladder

Today on Veterans Day we honor military members and their families for the sacrifices they have made to serve our country. The home building industry is stepping up to help veterans create a viable private-sector career path forward as they transition to civilian life.

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HBA Trains Students, Gives Back to Local Community

Filed in Construction Industry, Labor, Safety and Health by on October 30, 2019 0 Comments
HBA Trains Students, Gives Back to Local Community

The Greater Iowa City Area Home Builders Association (HBA), in partnership with Kirkwood Community College, provided a Student-Built House to a new owner through Reach For Your Potential, a nonprofit organization that assists adults with disabilities.

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NAHB Leadership, Members Inspire Future Industry Professionals

Filed in Construction Industry, Student Chapters by on October 7, 2019 1 Comment
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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October is Careers in Construction Month

Filed in Construction Industry by on September 30, 2019 0 Comments
October is Careers in Construction Month

October is Careers in Construction Month, when NAHB members and state and local HBAs participate in a national campaign to raise public awareness about the great jobs available in home building and related trade professions.

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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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