What makes a skilled trades job attractive to young workers?

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Terrence Roche, Justin Kaufmann and George K. Tuhowski

Tonight, we have have a special Thursday night episode of “The Download on Chicago Business” sponsored by Signature Bank. Tonight, Justin speaks with Terrence Roche and George Tuhowski about the role of the Chicagoland Associated General Contractors of America (AGC), the amount of construction in Chicago, the importance of changing the way people view construction jobs, why there is a need for younger people to learn a trade, what needs to be done to get young people interested in a career in a skilled trade, how they deal with the volatility of the construction industry and the current state of the construction industry in the city of Chicago.

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