According to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America, construction employment increased in 244 out of 358 metro areas, was unchanged in 44 and declined in 70 between March 2015 and March 2016.
Construction job growth continues to grow as firms appear to be having an easier time finding workers to hire, amid reports of worker shortages, says the AGC
Construction spending is at the highest Level since March 2008, growing at the fastest rate since January 2006
FMI says industry calls for standard frameworks, productive conversations on talent retainment and development
Serious need for measures to increase supply of qualified construction workers…