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ABC Highlights Construction Worker Shortage During National Apprenticeship Week

It’s the third consecutive year that business, labor, government, education and other partners are highlighting the tremendous job opportunities apprenticeships provide and the need for an infusion of Americans to pursue a skilled trade. »

Q&A: Inside the Mind of a Young Craft Professional

By Luke Dutton, 2017 WorldSkills Bricklaying Competitor, from NCCER blog Did you know that this week in Abu Dhabi, UAE, young people from countries all... »

The Talent Is There, You Just Need to Get Involved

By Jennifer Wilkerson, Director of Marketing, Public Relations & Build Your Future, from NCCER blog Talent and leadership are alive and well in America’s youth!... »

Build More Than a Career. Build a Life.

Somewhere between childhood and adulthood, we were taught that it is more desirable to go to college, earn a degree and sit in cubicles for 40 hours a week than it is to build and fix things with our hands »

‘Hands-on’ diploma prepares students to fill America’s skilled labor demand

by Patrick Thomas, ABC 33/40 Skilled labor in the U.S. is in high demand. Soon many will leave careers as masons, welders, and electricians for... »

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