Building Advantage Wisconsin

Archive: May 2014

Recruit Like Colleges

The construction industry has an uphill battle when it comes to recruiting the best, brightest and skilled workforce we need to be successful. In today’s world, most people believe that in order to have a great career you have to go to college. This just isn’t the case, and we would all be better off if we took a page from a college’s branding book to help recruit talent.

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WRTP/BIG STEP’s Open House & Awards Event

WRTP/BIG STEP held its third Annual Open House, Awards and Recognition Event on Thursday, May 15, 2014 to celebrate the significant program and policy successes of the last year. There was overwhelming community support, with over 200 workforce development partners, community leaders, employers, program participants, and dedicated sponsors attending the event at WRTP/BIG STEP’s Center of Excellence. …Read on.