Craig Woodson, Vice President of Talent, recently sat on a Table of Experts panel with the Kansas City Business Journal to discuss the shortages in skilled labor going on throughout the construction industry. Others on the panel included Richard Bruce of The Builders’ Association, as well as Lisa Garney of the Kansas City chapter of Women Construction Owners and Executives (WCOE KC).
Topics of discussion included challenges faced throughout the industry, recruiting for all ages, commitment to diversity, how technology is changing the industry, and more.
The article gives insight on how companies are individually and collectively addressing these shortages, as well as other challenges faced in the construction labor market.
We encourage you to read more about the discussion HERE.