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IUPAT Campaign Combats Suicide and Substance Use Disorder in Construction

The International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT) has launched its IUPAT Helping Hand campaign to help combat the high rates of suicide and substance use disorder among construction workers, including glaziers. The goal of the campaign is to … Continue reading

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Harvard Study: U.S. Has Potential to Triple Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships work for the glazing industry and other specialty trades. Researches from the Harvard Business School and Burning Glass Technologies identified what makes these programs work, and how they can be implemented across other sectors. Room to Grow: Identifying New … Continue reading

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Contractor Advises “Proactive” Approach in Seeking Talent

The supply and demand curve of talent in the building industry will further bend in the wrong direction if things don’t change soon. That was a hot topic this week as hundreds of construction industry members gathered in Las Vegas … Continue reading

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