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As Employment Climbs Back, Study Shows Trade Schools Neck in Neck With Colleges

After spiking at nearly 15% in the early parts of the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. unemployment settled to around 8% in September, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). As employees return to the workplace, notable job gains occurred … Continue reading

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Contract Glazier Activity Pulls Back in August

Architectural glass and glazing construction activity continued to edge down in August, according to Key Media & Research (KMR) analysis of recent government data. Nonresidential building in the U.S. decreased 0.4% from July 2019 to August 2019 but was up … Continue reading

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Industry Employment Still on the Up

Construction employment numbers related to the glass and glazing industry were positive in September, according to recently released data by the U.S. Bureau of Labor statistics. The nonresidential specialty trade contractors and nonresidential building categories—which include glaziers, iron workers and … Continue reading

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Glass-Related Employment Numbers Tepid in July

Employment in job sectors that include glaziers and glass installers continues to tick up overall in 2017 compared to the year before, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The nonresidential specialty trades category, which encompasses glazing … Continue reading

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Specialty Trades Shed Some Jobs in April

The nonresidential specialty trade contractors sector, which includes contract glaziers, saw a slight decline in employment in April, according to USGNN.com™ analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data. The segment shed 5,100 jobs from March for a 0.2-percent dip, … Continue reading

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