How Targeted Events Can Draw Women Into Construction

Years after the Great Recession sent shock waves through the construction industry, companies are still struggling to find enough workers to meet their labor needs.

The industry lost 2.3 million members — 40% of the workforce — between April 2006 and January 2011. Of those 2.3 million workers, six out of 10 left construction for prospects in another sector or left the workforce entirely by 2013…read more