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Labor shortage: skilled workers walk away, students say no thanks

Labor shortage: skilled workers walk away, students say...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 29, 2012

With housing construction at its highest rate in four years, construction spending up 14 percent since the market bottom in ...

FMI: Construction-put-in-place, employment on the rise

FMI: Construction-put-in-place, employment on the rise

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 29, 2012

FMI has released its Third Quarter 2012 Engineering and Technical Professional Services Industry Update, anticipating construction put in place to ...

Year-to-year construction employment falls in 28 states despite monthly gains

Year-to-year construction employment falls in 28 states...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 26, 2012

Despite recent gains in residential construction and 31 states adding jobs in the past month, construction employment declined in 28 ...

Year-over-year construction employment declines in 28...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 19, 2012

Construction employment declined in 28 states from September 2011 to September 2012, despite 30 states adding jobs during the past ...

How will you retain employees after the recession?

How will you retain employees after the recession?

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 11, 2012

With an unemployment rate currently hovering near 12 percent, small- and mid-size construction company owners probably haven’t worried much about ...

From Australia: How to promote construction jobs

From Australia: How to promote construction jobs

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 10, 2012

I like this idea from South Australia : The real estate and construction industries in the region are letting commuters know ...

Improving housing markets increase by one in March

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 15, 2012

The tally of housing markets showing measurable improvement reached 99 in March, according to the National Association of Home Builders/First ...

Construction employment rises

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 09, 2012

The construction industry was up 21,000 jobs in January, likely due to two months of unseasonably mild winter weather. The ...

Nonresidential construction employment increases

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 09, 2012

Nonresidential construction employment increased in December by 17,000 despite a 16 percent decrease in overall construction employment. Associated General Contractors ...

Cat boosts outlook based on quarterly results

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 22, 2010

Prompting a more optimistic forecast for 2010 as a whole, increased production helped fuel a 91-percent year-over-year hike in second-quarter ...

FundamentalRental.com helps visitors find jobs

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Mad Marketing redesigned the FundamentalRental.com website to incorporate a new job search feature powered by CareerBuilder that helps visitors find ...

The Department of Labor: 45,000 jobs added in the first...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 05, 2010

Nonfarm payroll employment increased by 162,000 in March, and the unemployment rate held at 9.7 percent, the U.S. Bureau of ...

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