Women in Construction Present an Opportunity to Solve the Labor Shortage

As the construction industry continues to grow, there is a shortage of skilled workers and construction management professionals. The industry is missing the womenโ€™s demographic in the search to fill these gaps. Women construction professionals often enter the industry with a keen sense of self-actualization, which fuels elevated performance. Womenโ€™s perseverance to succeed in an …

Jobsite Safety for Women

Approximately 872,000 women currently work in the construction industry, according to a report by the U.S. Department of Labor. Seventy-five percent of those women are in administrative, sales or management positions. This leaves 25 percent of women in the construction workforce exposed to the same daily safety and health risks as their male counterparts; yet, …

Advice for Military Widows

Memorial Day weekend has become a time for the first barbeques, outdoor pool celebrations, and huge sales at nearly every department store. For those who have lost a loved one in the armed forces, however, Memorial Day can be a difficult time.ย  And with thousands of young men and women serving in Iraq and Afghanistan, …