In the construction industry, you have to be ready for anything at any time. You never know when a simple phone call will turn your day upside down, and being prepared for life’s inevitable curveballs is a huge part of being a successful construction company. In May 2020, KLE tackled one of our most unique […]
Today’s Woman Working in Skilled Trades
As the construction workforce evolves, and employees and employers push for equality among workers, women are presented with more opportunities than ever before. While women currently make up nearly 50% of the overall workforce, the percentage of women working in skilled trades is holding steady at around 6%. You’re probably asking yourself why. Could it […]
What Motivates Employees?
The Difference Between Success and Failure One of the most important factors in determining a company’s success or failure is the motivation level of their employees. But what really motivates people? Motivation is not something we give to others — it’s a characteristic people already have within themselves. Employees innately have talents, drive, and ideas […]
Careers in the Trades
Careers in the Trades: Often Overlooked, but in High Demand Are you a hands-on learner? Maybe you’re not at the top of your class and can’t see yourself going to a four-year school, or perhaps the thought of starting your career immediately after high school excites you. While a traditional four-year degree is not for […]