Hiring any new employee for your small business is hard. Hiring good construction workers is an even tougher job. But you can work smarter by looking for your new employees in the right places.
When you need to hire construction workers, it’s not enough to simply post on a general job board. A January 2018 report by the Associated General Contractors of America found that 75% of construction firms plan to hire in 2018, but about half of contractors are having a hard time filling open positions.
You can up the odds and beat your competition to the best employees if you look in the right places for your next hires. While it’s a good idea to place an ad on a general job board when you need to hire laborers, also consider looking in these 10 places: