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Blue-collar stigma fades, and a new program aims to promote diversity

This week, Taylor covers recently released employment data, why experts are still talking about building in smaller markets, and what the construction industry is doing to combat systemic racism and even outdated stereotypes and stigmas. 

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At a Glance

  • Construction industry added 464,000 jobs in May
  • AGC launches new program to help boost inclusiveness and diversity in the construction industry
  • New survey shows stigma surrounding skilled trades may be fading

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