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Build Your Future at Branco

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In today’s rapidly changing world, company culture has become more important than ever. Branco has embraced this shift wholeheartedly, transforming into a workplace where employees are not just valued—they’re family…

6 Tips to Help You Excel in Construction Management

Be A Great Construction Manager

There are a lot of moving parts to a construction project. And to make sure everything comes together smoothly, these types of projects require a manager who is up to the task – and who has the necessary skills to get the job done right.   With so much riding on standout construction project management, it’s […]

Building the Future Construction Workforce Through Apprenticeship Programs

What I like most about the program is getting to do different aspects of the construction trades — Taylor Braman

As a job seeker, connecting to prospective employers who are looking for already-skilled and qualified workers can seem daunting, and as an employer finding qualified candidates with previous experience in a desired workforce can be time consuming and costly. When considering options, job seekers and employers more and more often are looking toward registered apprenticeship […]

Q&A with Karen Kunkel, GO CAPS Coordinator

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Q: How do you, along with all of the GO CAPS (Greater Ozarks Centers for Advanced Professional Studies)  organization, work to entice students into pursuing education in the field of trades? A: Over the last several decades we have encouraged our high school students to pursue four-year college degrees and have placed more value on […]

The Key to Gen. Z Recruitment & Retention: Get Noticed. Here’s How.

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Although the construction industry traditionally provided countless jobs, it would seem many firms are now struggling with finding skilled tradespeople to hire. The difficulty of hiring and retaining a well-rounded workforce makes it problematic for many construction firms to keep up with high demand. In fact, 74% of firms predict a shortfall of qualified skilled […]