How to Properly Manage Construction Cost Data

5 Tips for Effective Construction Project Management To maximize your profit on a given construction project, you need a reliable way to forecast and manage your costs. Looking at cost data, you can estimate costs for things like laborers, skilled labor, supplies and...

Ondra-Huyett Associates: A CORE+Flex Staffing Success Story

How a Flexible Workforce Model Works Contractors across the nation are looking to increase workforce productivity and greatly reduce labor-related costs. Tradesmen International’s proven CORE+Flex labor staffing strategy is specifically designed to help contractors...

How to Solve For the Growing Skills Gap in Construction

Why Is There a Skills Shortage in Construction? The construction industry faces a hiring problem or a valuable opportunity—depending on your perspective. As aging craft professionals inch closer to retirement, 78% of contractors report difficulty finding qualified...

List of Key Construction Skills and Qualities in Skilled Labor

5 Essential Qualities of Skilled Construction Workers Skilled construction workers are in demand in today’s economy. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, construction jobs are on the rise—which is good news for skilled construction workers. As...

The Construction Labor Shortage: Where Did All the Skilled Labor Go?

The 2020 Construction Hiring and Business Outlook report by the Associated General Contractors of America revealed that 81 percent of construction businesses are having a hard time finding qualified skilled labor to fill open positions. What began as a labor shortage...

Carl A. Nelson & Company: A CORE+Flex Staffing Success Story

Construction contractors are looking for ways to boost profit margins and reduce labor costs. For Mike Harris, director of field operations at Carl A. Nelson & Company, Tradesmen International provided the benefits of a CORE+Flex labor staffing strategy, including...