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2 months 6 days ago

As construction work in Michigan continues to expand, what is the biggest challenge facing the construction industry?

The most significant challenge that Michigan’s Construction industry is currently faced with is the availability of skilled labor. As I travel across this state and talk to construction company owners, everyone I speak to is faced with the same challenge. There are three primary reasons for the shortage of...

2 months 6 days ago

One of the reasons that the construction industry is having difficultly growing its workforce is the lack of connectivity and unity across the industry as a whole. There are a lot of individual associations and independent companies all with initiatives underway to address this issue. With the multitude of programs offered, many are designed to fill a selective need or meet a certain criteria. The programs being offered are great ways to enter the...