Category Countertops

Less Graduates Are Entering the Trades Despite Great Career Paths

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Although thousands of young adults graduate college every year and are breaking into all kinds of industries, not too many of them are searching for traditional trade careers. That category includes everything from contractors installing countertops to court reporters.

Sadly, less graduates are entering trades in general, and it?s going to impact the labor pool for all kinds of industries. And if something doesn’t change soon, it’s also going to lead to more expensive products. Hopefully, high school students will soon realize all the wonderful aspects of working in trades and considering alternatives to the four-year degree. Keeping with the countertops theme, it?s important to take a broader look at the nation?s workforce so businesses can market to prospective young employees in the near future.

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