Stating the obvious: the labor market, not only in the trades but across the board, in America is really difficult today. I have been following the subject closely since before the turn of the present century, and job opportunities in the trades are begging for people to fill them. It is more difficult to man projects and fill out crews today than any time in recent memory.  Why? The answer is complex. It involves our education system as well as the social constructs that we, as a ...

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