Archive for "February, 2019"

Why You Should Interview Your Employers

It’s no secret that construction companies are experiencing shortages in labor.   With those shortages comes an increasing awareness at companies across the nation that they must step up their offerings to compete for top talent.  Whether you’re looking for a new construction career, you’re just starting, or if you’re thinking about moving to a […]

Career College of Northern Nevada X Ground Up Construct

Ground Up Construct is proud to announce a partnership with the Career College of Northern Nevada This partnership will create a direct connection of recent grads and current students attending Career College of Northern Nevada and potential employers. In the coming months Ground Up Construct will help these students and alumni’s build their personal pages, showcasing their […]

Follow the Yellow Hard Hat Road

If you have kids in high school, you probably have college on the brain. In fact, if we are being honest, you’re the only one thinking hardcore about their future, you’ve been doing it since they were little, you talk about it at the dinner table, and think about it at night when you can’t […]

Where Have my Employees Gone? 6 Tips for Developing a Workforce Plan

Having trouble hiring? Welcome to the majority. A recent survey by Autodesk and The Associated General Contractors of America indicated that 80 percent of construction companies are having trouble hiring skilled workers and more than half are experiencing difficulty hiring for salaried positions. And it’s probably going to get worse before it gets better.