WEST BEND, Wis. — Four of Wisconsin’s top construction apprentices have earned top honors in their respective trades and will represent the state in the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) [...]
MADISON, Jan. 8, 2020 — Wisconsin apprentices earn opportunity to compete nationally at the ABC of Wisconsin Skill Competition ...
Wisconsin ranks 8th for having an exemplary business environment for merit shop construction contractors. Wisconsin ranks higher than most states for policies and programs that promote open [...]
GREEN BAY – Students from Green Bay West High School learned about apprenticeship opportunities in the skilled construction trades and made their own toolboxes during a demonstration Friday at [...]
As a mom, I remember sitting in the eighth-grade parents’ “Introduction to High School” presentation in our district. As Wisconsin’s former lieutenant governor, I remember the part about higher [...]
MADISON, Nov. 12, 2019 — Former Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch has partnered with the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Wisconsin as the organization's “Jobs Ambassador.” [...]
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Many economists, employers and academics tell us that our post-secondary education system is churning out too many four-year graduates. For decades, many parents, teachers and school counselors [...]