Why Is There a Shortage of Construction Workers?

Like other industries facing worker shortages, the construction industry continues to present challenges for contractors and hiring managers. Since 2008, the construction industry has lost 600,000 jobs, and 79 percent of companies report they need to hire more...

How to Reduce Construction Costs With Labor Support

Finding qualified craftsmen to meet your fluctuating workload is one of your toughest challenges. Today, fewer individuals than ever are entering the construction industry, and many more are retiring or changing careers. The solution is Tradesmen International’s...

Addressing a Welder Shortage in the Construction Industry

Welding is essential to the United States economy. Welding is used in a range of industries, from military applications to automotive, aerospace and construction. But as the need for skilled welders continues to rise, it is becoming increasingly difficult to find...

How Does Contingent Skilled Trades Staffing Work?

Contractors across the country are relying more and more on contingent skilled trades staffing solutions to improve workforce productivity and increase profit margins. By working with a construction staffing partner like Tradesmen International, contractors can...

How Contractors Are Improving Construction Labor Productivity

Don’t Let the Skilled Trades Shortage Hurt Your Bottom Line As a result of the skilled trades shortage, construction costs are increasing, projects are taking longer to complete, and bid contracts are becoming more expensive. While this may threaten your bottom...