Home Depot, GE's Current Team Up On Solar Project

Posted on 8/18/2017
The project will create mini solar farms on Home Depot rooftops.

FAA Announces $162 million in Infrastructure Grants

Posted on 8/17/2017
The projects include new airport lighting, signage and markings at 72 airports. NAED member Turtle & Hughes is already working on one project.

President Trump Signs Infrastructure Executive Order

Posted on 8/16/2017
The order will streamline the process to get infrastructure jobs started.

US Home Construction Slumped in July

Posted on 8/16/2017
Though housing starts tumbled to a three-month low, U.S. homebuilders are still feeling optimistic about further growth the rest of this year.

Permanent 179D Tax Deduction Bill Announced

Posted on 8/15/2017
The bi-partisan bill is something NAED has supported for years.

High-Tech US Plants Offer Jobs Even as the Laid-Off Struggle

Posted on 8/15/2017
Most new manufacturing positions demand education, technical know-how, or specialized skills that current workers don't have.

Indiana Governor Holcomb Rolls Out $24 Million Job Training Initiative

Posted on 8/15/2017
The "Next Level Jobs" initiative sets aside about $24M over the next two years that will pay training and education costs for employers and workers in high demand fields.

US Productivity Rose a Modest 0.9 Percent Rate in Spring

Posted on 8/11/2017
The productivity of American workers rose just modestly in the spring, causing many analysts to believe it is the biggest economic challenge facing the country.

US Applications for Unemployment Benefits Rose Slightly Last Week

Posted on 8/11/2017
Despite the small increase in the number of requests for unemployment, the number of people seeking benefits remained close to historic lows.

Klein Tools Survey: More Experienced Electricians Leaving the Field

Posted on 8/11/2017
Klein's "State of the Industry" survey reveals that physical demands and insufficient continuing education are driving electricians from the industry.

Construction Industry Adds 6,000 Jobs in July

Posted on 8/9/2017
Though the annual growth rate is nearly double the hiring pace in the overall economy, there's still a shortage of skilled construction labor.

US Job Openings Surged in June to Record High

Posted on 8/8/2017
Job openings jumped 8 percent to 6.2 million, with openings in construction and manufacturing rising sharply.

White House Hosts Small Business Owners During American Dream Week

Posted on 8/4/2017
More than 100 small business owners voiced concerns about taxes, regulations and the need for a skilled workforce at a forum hosted by President Trump at the White House.

PHOTOS: tED Magazine's 2017 Best of the Best Awards Ceremony

Posted on 8/4/2017
View photos from the 2017 Best of the Best marketing awards ceremony, at the AdVenture Conference in Chicago.

tED Magazine Hands Out 2017 'Best of the Best' Awards

Posted on 8/3/2017
NAED companies earned 49 awards during the ceremony at the AdVenture Conference.