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Top Candidate Qualities 2018

Top Candidate Qualities Employers Are Looking For in 2018

The unemployment rate in the United States currently sits at 4.1%, a number that drops to just 2.1% when you’re talking about workers with at least a bachelor’s degree. There are nearly 6 million job openings at U.S. companies right now. Have these new developments changed how employers look for candidates in 2018? The short […]

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Building Products

5 Key Strengths to Look For in Construction and Building Products Industry Candidates

Jobs in the construction and building products industries are more in-demand right now than they have been in years. Employment for positions such as roofer and branch manager is expected to grow between 11 to 12% in the coming decade, which means businesses in these industries can expect to see an influx of potential candidates. […]

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Building Products Industry Jobs

5 Most In-Demand Construction and Building Products Industry Jobs

Currently, in the United States, both the construction and building products industries are on the rise with an influx of new workers and more steady competition than in years past. However, some industry jobs within both fields are more in-demand than others. So which of these construction and building products industry jobs are the most […]

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Recruiting

5 Tips For Recruiting the Best Candidates

With the current unemployment rate in the United States sitting at 4.1%, the lowest number it’s been since 2000, and job vacancies nearing 6 million as of November 2017, the job market in America is the best it’s been in over a decade. However, as more potential employees seek to fill these empty positions, it […]

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Hiring Trends 2018

3 Hiring Trends to Look Out For in 2018

As recently as November 2017, the unemployment rate in the United States dropped to 4.1%, the lowest it has been since 2000. Also, job vacancies topped over 6 million during the summer of 2017 and still remain very close to the 6 million number as of October 2017. These statistics mean that it’s a good […]

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Roofing Trends

3 Current Roofing Trends You Should Know

Roofing is one of the most important aspects of construction, both residential and commercial, and it is an industry that has continued to grow and develop in recent years. In fact, over the next decade, employment of roofers is expected to increase by 11 percent. With the roofing industry booming, it is more vital than […]

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Resume Tips

7 Resume Tips For the Construction and Building Products Industries

After hitting a major low in 2011, the amount of employees within the construction industry has steadily increased over the past six years. This growth has also led to a recent boom in the building products industry, especially in the residential division. Currently, these industries are two of the most competitive fields of business in […]

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Construction Hiring Trends

Five Current Construction Hiring Trends to Look Out For

Right now is a pretty great time to be in the construction industry. Since hitting a massive low in 2011, the amount of employees within the industry has steadily and consistently increased over the past six years. As of August 2017, over 6.9 million Americans have found employment in the construction industry. The unemployment rate […]

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