BYC partner Mashburn Construction Co., Inc. was recently at a South Carolina Career Fair. Judging by the smiles, these middle school students had some fun while getting a great feel for the construction industry. Thanks to our partners here at Build Your Career.
BYC Partner, Contract Construction, Inc. of Chapin, SC is embarking on a dynamic program to have about a dozen high school students from Timberland High in Berkeley County, SC serving as apprentices this summer. Contract President, Greg Hughes’ spent summers on a construction site while growing up and knows firsthand the power of involving young people. [...]
Build Your Career played a BIG part at the CAGC Foundation Golf Tournament. We previewed our booth for student career fairs to show donors what they get for their money. So far we have been visited by over a thousand students at 5 career fairs. Thanks to you all for your generous donations.
Your Generous Donation Dollars go to Fund the Following Deliverables: Advertising and Promotional Materials Brochures and takeaway Items for: Our BYC Ambassadors Students Counselors and Teachers (Including small gifts to show their support) Parents Booth Space at Student Career Fairs Five already delivered through May 2017 Giveaway items attractive to young people stimulating Construction Career interest [...]
We had a great event on Wednesday, the Triangle Executive Luncheon was sponsored by Wall Templeton Attorneys and included information from the CEO of the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina, Christopher Chung. We also heard from Roddy Craft about what's going on with the Build Your Career program! Thanks for a great luncheon everyone! #cagcfamily [...]
We all know, our Industry faces shortages in skilled professionals at all levels. Solving this issue is not one we can presume others will accomplish for us; a win-win includes CAGC, through Build Your Career, continuing our collaborative effort with allied industry partners on this important issue. We got off to a great start with a [...]
November 29, 2016 Students were drawn to the #BuildYourCareer booth Harding University High School #CareerFair
November 29, 2016 Carolinas AGC is excited to announce an initiative to help get students interested in the construction industry as a career. Carolinas AGC’s Education Foundation Board of Trustees has approved Build Your Career, a program which enlists industry professionals to visit classrooms, career fairs and other venues where students, displaced adults and returning veterans [...]