Capability and Culture

The Future Is Now: Lead, Don't Wallow

Building Tech & Products 05.21.21

The Future Is Now: Lead, Don't Wallow

The capability challenge, our Dream Team posits, can only be solved through the embrace of data, technology, process and a pivot to collaboration in a dog-eat-dog culture.

Lose the Battle, Lose the War: Solutions to the Labor Crisis

Building Tech & Products 05.18.21

Lose the Battle, Lose the War: Solutions to the Labor Crisis

In Part 2 of Capability and Culture, our Dream Team measures the ramifications of construction's labor crisis, and how the consequences of this seemingly insurmountable challenge may be the catalyst needed to embrace innovation.

Construction Isn't Just the Most Dangerous Occupation, It May Be the Most Infectious, Too

Building Tech & Products 05.06.21

Construction Isn't Just the Most Dangerous Occupation, It May Be the Most Infectious, Too

No industry's workers are more hesitant to get COVID-19 vaccinations than in construction. As a result, the pandemic may be a concern for the housing industry far longer than other sectors.

A 'People Business' Has This No. 1 Challenge: People

Capability and Culture 09.16.21

A 'People Business' Has This No. 1 Challenge: People

The Homebuilding Workforce Engagement Survey -- a collaboration of the Leading Builders of America and the Building Talent Foundation -- needs your help. Here's how.

Stop Saying 'Labor Shortage;' Focus On Talent Magnetism

Capital 09.03.21

Stop Saying 'Labor Shortage;' Focus On Talent Magnetism

Solving American homebuilding's biggest challenges -- attainability, sustainability, and next generation talent -- may seem impossible. Left with no choice, we'll rally.

The Dream Team Weighs In on Capability and Culture

Building Tech & Products 04.23.21

The Dream Team Weighs In on Capability and Culture

Massive shortfalls in labor across the spectrum affect every aspect of the building business. In part 1 of our Capability and Culture special, our Dream Team tackles how we got here and what to do about it.

Can Building Be Sexy? Resideo Technologies Teams Up With Building Talent Foundation

Building Tech & Products 05.05.21

Can Building Be Sexy? Resideo Technologies Teams Up With Building Talent Foundation

A fresh infusion of investment and commitment by one of construction's critical technology solutions providers amps up BTF's fledgling recruitment and training strategy at a critical moment.

The Builders' Cliff: Risk, Capability, And Culture

Building Tech & Products 04.23.21

The Builders' Cliff: Risk, Capability, And Culture

We reframe real estate, construction, and distribution's labor crisis as a call to action for a community pivot to a culture of care, equity, constant improvement, and dynamism.