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The Talent Challenge In the Construction Industry

Six Strategies to Help, Acquire, Retain, and Develop Construction Professionals.

The construction industry is facing talent challenges far different than any that it has faced in the past. Where additional labor was once the cure all to productivity and bandwidth issues, labor (by form of sheer quantity) is no longer able to effectively solve the problems that face modern contractors.

As contractors are forced to change the way they plan and deliver projects, teams are being forced to adapt to new, lesser developed skill sets. All of this is occuring during a massive shift in both workforce demographics and culture. The construction industry is facing change and challenges from multiple fronts and they all link back to talent.

Workshop Highlights

  • An overview of the talent shortage and where critical gaps will form within levels of an organization.
  • Learn about the value of positioning your company to become a talent magnet.
  • Discuss how to build a culture and processes that effectively integrate a diverse team.
  • Review strategies to help your organization develop and cultivate leaders regardless of age.
  • Gain insight into how executive teams are confronting the challenges associated with talent, technology and project delivery
  • Discuss how to keep experienced team members later into their career and capture institutional knowledge.
  • Discover how to streamline your workflows to minimize wasted effort.
  • Gain insight on how talent, integrated technology and feedback systems support the development of a sustainable organization.

The shortage of talent in the construction industry will be 3X worse by 2020.  Leverage our experiences from across the industry to understand the root causes of the problem, how to quantify the impact to your business and the six critical strategies for sustainable growth.  Learn what other contractors, other industries and other organizations have been doing for the last 20 years to accelerate talent development.

 

Who Should Attend?

This class is designed to be attended by your entire management team including all hiring managers.  The team should attend together and in the same room if possible.  The class should be used as an idea generator and you should schedule at least an hour afterwards to discuss ideas and develop your action plan.  Attendees should include owners, executives, all functional area leaders including field leadership.  

$295
PER COMPANY
With Early Registration

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No additional logins available for this class.

CANCELLATIONS / RESCHEDULING: All purchases of workshops and classes are final. However, we understand that emergencies happen, scheduling conflicts arise in the construction industry from time-to-time and, on occasion, the technology used for web conferences simply does not cooperate. Within reason, and at our discretion, we will accommodate your rescheduling request if there is an opening available for your preferred date. For certain classes and workshops there is limited future availability; in this case, we can offer you a different workshop topic or provide a credit toward a private workshop. For all rescheduling requests, contact us at (916) 912-4200.