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The Armor of Construction

The Armor of Construction

June 22, 2021

How to Dress for Success:  PPE and Lifesaving Equipment Growing up, a popular halloween costume in my neighborhood was to dress up as a construction worker.  Little children look up to the brave, tough construction workers who build great and mighty things.  Or maybe these kids were simply the children of actual constructor workers who … Read More

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Keep Calm and Build your Safety Culture

Keep Calm and Build your Safety Culture

June 9, 2021

The construction industry is very competitive and the most successful companies have a reputation that allows them to stand out. This makes it easier to hire the best people and encourages them to build solid careers at your company. By focusing on improving your company culture you show that you care about your people and … Read More

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AGC of AMERICA SAYS DON’T MISS OUT ON AQUIRE©!!!

March 10, 2021

Disruptor to the industry, the team at CAHill TECH is bringing a fresh approach to training, safety and workforce development.  Read all about it here:  https://www.constructor-digital.com/ngcs/0221_march_april_2021/MobilePagedArticle.action?articleId=1662071#articleId1662071

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Tribal Knowledge is a Terrible Thing to Lose

Tribal Knowledge is a Terrible Thing to Lose

February 10, 2021

By 2025, nearly 25 percent of the United States population is expected to be 60 years of age or older. With this demographic preparing to exit the workforce and enter retirement, what can be done to retain their knowledge and pass it down to the next generation of employees? After all, a good portion of … Read More

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We’ve Got a “Haunch” You are Going to Want to Read  This…

We’ve Got a “Haunch” You are Going to Want to Read This…

January 12, 2021

The Skinny on Haunches Planning to build any bridges this year? We have your solution to ensure excellence in the field- a brand spanking new module in aQuiRe© from a true master of measurement. With aQuiRe© your employees have access to the new Haunches training video, the subject matter expert walks you through the most … Read More

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New Feature Streamlines Construction Leader Readiness

New Feature Streamlines Construction Leader Readiness

December 21, 2020

Construction leaders have a big job. They need to make sure their workers are doing the million little things necessary to deliver a quality job, on time and within budget. The list of things to do is huge and dynamic, especially during the pandemic and the challenges of keeping a full workforce on site. What … Read More

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Keeping essential workers on the job during the COVID-19 pandemic

November 23, 2020

Administering and reviewing a set of screening questions for each employee before clearing them to enter the work site can be slow and cumbersome and create bottlenecks at the start of the work day. It also creates the potential of having ill or COVID-19 exposed employees report to work to fill out the questionnaire only … Read More

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Distracted Driving and Work Zones

January 22, 2018

We all know that distracted driving is resulting in increased fatalities on our roadways. The National Safety Council reported a 6% increase in fatalities in 2016. According to the National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse, overall roadways fatalities increased 13% from 2013 to 2016. And during that same period, work zone fatalities increased 28%! Keep … Read More

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Cast a Wider Net: 8 Tips for Finding Top Talent

December 1, 2017

I’ve spent my whole adult life in the construction business. It’s been a wild ride. Big booms followed by big busts followed by years of slow or no growth. Given the volatility, it’s challenging for contractors to retain skilled workers when the industry is sluggish. So how can contractors find quality people, then keep them … Read More

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Go Build America Set to Be Industry’s Most Comprehensive National Workforce Initiative

November 20, 2017

Go Build America, an industry-driven, image-building program set to launch nationally in December, aims to succeed where other initiatives have fallen short. Based on state-level programs that have helped to boost enrollment in local technical education programs, Go Build hopes to rebrand and promote the entire construction industry via a multiplatform public-relations campaign. It will maximize … Read More

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