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Abs are made in the kitchen: a labor shortage analogy

“No, we cannot use kettle bells, Hartmann. Where did you get that idea?” my trainer said, scowling at me.

My new gym membership included three sessions with a personal trainer. 936 more words

Jobsite Leadership

Will Marijuana Destroy America's Wine Industry?

There is a dilemma happening now in the wine regions of America, particularly in vineyards of California and the Northwest. The trouble finding labor to work the vines has been a struggle for some time, as immigration concerns have made the ability to obtain work permits for laborers difficult for some. 518 more words

Wine And Spirits

Desperate times, desperate measures?

Column written by Ambika Puniani Bailey, NRCA’s vice president of communications and production as it appears in Professional Roofing magazine’s July issue.

The construction industry, indeed the entire U.S., is struggling to fill jobs as the unemployment rate dipped to 4.4 percent in April—the lowest it’s been since the Great Recession. 302 more words

Labor Shortage

Fukushima City Still Struggling with Labor Shortages

Recent soil contamination map made by the “Environmental Radioactivity Measurement Project around Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant.” https://dunrenard.wordpress.com/2017/01/14/new-data-show-massive-radiation-levels-in-odaka-minamisoma/

Minamisoma, Fukushima Pref., July 12 (Jiji Press)–Minamisoma is still struggling with labor shortages, one year after the Japanese government lifted its nuclear evacuation advisory for part of the Fukushima Prefecture city. 152 more words

Fukushima 2017

6 reasons why buildings collapse

Without doubt the occasional irrational fluctuation in share prices at the Stock exchange is primarily due to greed breaking loose. Well, this unchecked greed ,on evidence that can be easily adduced, has broken loose in building construction sector.Which explains why we are increasingly recieving media reports of incidences of building collapse around the country. 1,391 more words

Building And Construction

Napa's Worker Squeeze Tightens

Tougher rules around immigrant labor could see a hike in wine prices in California’s wine heartland because getting people to tend grapevines has become a serious struggle. 14 more words

Napa Valley