Tag: Professional Women in Building

NAHB Awards Programs Now Open

NAHB Awards Programs Now Open

Applications are now open for numerous awards that recognize the innovation and dedication of professionals throughout the home building industry.

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All-Female Leadership Team Serves as Role Models for Women in Construction

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All-Female Leadership Team Serves as Role Models for Women in Construction

Although it may be the first all-female leadership team for a local home builders association (HBA), the HBA of Greater Des Moines’ executive board brings much more to the table than a singular gender.

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Judy Dinelle Honored as PWB Woman of the Year

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Judy Dinelle Honored as PWB Woman of the Year

The NAHB Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council has named Judy Dinelle as NAHB PWB Woman of the Year for her countless time, dedication, and effort to promoting the efforts of women who contribute to and advocate for the building industry.

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Help NAHB Celebrate Professional Women in Building Week

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Help NAHB Celebrate Professional Women in Building Week

The NAHB Federation is once again celebrating Professional Women in Building Week, Sept. 17-21, to bring awareness to the vital contributions of women in the residential construction industry.

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NAHB Groups Raise $27,000 for BUILD-PAC at Midyear Meeting

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NAHB Groups Raise $27,000 for BUILD-PAC at Midyear Meeting

During the Midyear Board of Directors Meeting in Portland, three NAHB groups held fundraisers to benefit the NAHB bipartisan political arm that helps elect pro-housing, pro-business candidates to federal office.

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Diversifying the Industry’s Workforce to Address the Labor Shortage

Diversifying the Industry’s Workforce to Address the Labor Shortage

As the residential construction industry continues to grapple with a severe labor shortage, one solution is clear to many industry leaders: recruiting more women.

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Keys to Empowering the Industry’s Future Leaders

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Keys to Empowering the Industry’s Future Leaders

A growing group of female leaders is challenging the status quo and making their mark in residential construction with the help of NAHB’s Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council and Student Chapters program.

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Karen Schroeder Honored as PWB Woman of the Year

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Karen Schroeder Honored as PWB Woman of the Year

The NAHB Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council has named Karen Schroeder as NAHB PWB Woman of the Year for her dedication to promoting the efforts of women in building-related fields who contribute to and advocate for the industry.

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Kicking Off Professional Women in Building Week 2017

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Kicking Off Professional Women in Building Week 2017

Today marks the start of NAHB’s second annual Professional Women in Building Week, a national celebration of the contributions of women in the residential construction industry.

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5 Ways to Celebrate Professional Women in Building Week

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5 Ways to Celebrate Professional Women in Building Week

The week of Sept. 18–22 is an opportunity for all members across the NAHB Federation to bring national awareness to the vital contributions of talented women in the residential construction industry.

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