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Number of Women in Construction Industry Increasing

The number of women in construction has hit an all-time high, reports the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). According to the bureau’s data, the percentage of women in the industry has steadily risen since 2016, with 14% of all construction … Continue reading

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Saint-Gobain North America Recognized for Efforts to Empower and Promote Women

Saint-Gobain North America announced that it won three Globees at the 2022 CEO World Awards for its work to attract, retain and empower women in the manufacturing industry. The company was honored with two Gold Globees in the categories of … Continue reading

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Glass Industry Companies Named America’s Best Employers for Women in 2022

Forbes released its annual America’s Best Employers for Women in 2022 and several glass industry companies made the list. Both 3M and Saint-Gobain North America cracked the annual list of the top 400 places for women to work in 2022. … Continue reading

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IMPACT Session Addresses Attracting, Retaining Women and People of Color

The Ironworker Management Progressive Action Cooperative Trust (IMPACT) wants to meet workforce shortages by tapping into an employee market previously unreached. But getting women and people of color in the door is only half the battle. Retaining those prospective workers … Continue reading

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Shattering Statistics: Women in Construction Week

Less than 24% –that’s the percentage of women who work in glass and glass product manufacturing, despite making up 47% of all employed individuals. According to the same report from the 2021 labor force statistics from the current population survey … Continue reading

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