3 Benefits Construction Careers Can Offer You

Even during an economic strife, the construction industry has faced a steady incline over the last 10 years, but that isn’t the only benefit of choosing a career in this field. Strong Job Security Regardless of how the economy shifts, construction will always be needed, which is a huge reason why the industry faced a […]

The Misperception of Skilled Labor

The Mike Rowe Works Foundation is on a mission to help close the skills gap by challenging the stigma and stereotypes that discourage people from pursuing millions of available jobs. We’re proud to boast their mission as loudly as we can. “We’re redefining the definition of a good education and a good job, because we […]

2nd Fastest Growing Industry

The benefits of construction careers continue to pile up as the industry grows at a fast rate. In a February 2021 article 12 Fastest-Growing Industries in the U.S., Indeed.com lists the benefits of holding a job in this industry, including a higher salary, stronger job security, and more career advancement opportunities. Among their list of the […]

Introducing Students to Trades Careers

A 2014 survey conducted by RIGID revealed that 94 percent of students nationwide (ages 14-18) said they weren’t interested in the trades, citing these top reasons: Those same students were surveyed again after being accurately educated about the trades, and a whopping 77 percent of them said they were interested in these types of careers. The Mike […]