Building Tech & Products 05.21.21
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.
Building Tech & Products 06.11.21
The partnership will work to create a field guide for builders, partners, community colleges, and local officials to turn the tide on building's ability to attract, retain, and grow people into tomorrow construction talent force.
How to read the May jobs report in five easy pieces.
Look at the big picture on the jobs and employment front and both the actual challenge and huge opportunity come clearer than in a one-month release.
Building Tech & Products 06.18.21
Surging commodity prices on the black market of goods have begun rewarding theft and fraud.
Building Tech & Products 06.09.21
One in three entrants into the field of construction bolts to another occupation within 24 months. A culture pivot is essential.
As the BLS releases JOLTS data quantifying a growing mismatch between employers and the workforce, builders stand to gain from the economic reboot.
Building Tech & Products 05.05.21
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.
All eyes are on costs, supply constraint, and the strain between producers and their vendors. That's a risk; here's an alternative view of the moment's challenge.
Building Tech & Products 04.23.21
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.