Labor Shortage Persists

We have commented before in our blogs about the ongoing labor shortage in commercial construction. After reading the results from the recent Q1 2019 USG Corporation and U.S. Chamber of Commerce Commercial Construction Index, it appears we are focusing on the right...

Georgia Construction Outlook Survey

Bennett Thrasher and Kennesaw State University (KSU) released their third annual Georgia Construction Outlook Survey  last week, and I can’t say we are surprised by the results. The survey was led by Scott Hazy and Tom Jollay, co-leaders of Bennett Thrasher’s...

Most Wanted

The Wall Street Journal had an interesting article this weekend, “FBI’s Most Wanted: Applicants for Special Agents”. With the tight labor market gripping all employers, the article talks about how the FBI is aggressively recruiting candidates. We have blogged often...