Great panel discussion and speed networking with women who have over 150 years of experience combined and are still paving the way in roofing. Interested in attending upcoming events with the SoFlo Council? Follow National Women in Roofing - South Florida page on LinkedIn for more details. Thank you for sharing your story and advice with us ladies!
So you're ready to add new team members and grow, great! But what will it cost you? It's true recruiting and hiring talented people can add up, but so can losing those hires. Putting more resources, funds and time into the front end of your recruiting and hiring processes can save you dividends in the long run. https://www.businessnewsdaily.com/16562-cost-of-hiring-an-employee.html
Amanda Smith has been promoted to Service Foreman for Rackley Roofing. She previously worked as Service Assistant and is now the lead of an all-female service crew. Way to go Amanda!
Caitlin Blair, SHRM-CP has been promoted to Director of Human Resources for National Roofing Partners. Congrats Caitlin!
A leading coalition of roofing associations is continuing the Quarterly Market Index Surveys, designed to provide a barometer of the industry’s business conditions. The one-of-a-kind poll follows a successful effort last year, drawing on the views of contractors and roof consultants, who are then provided with exclusive access to the results. Roofing professionals can report their perceptions about 4th quarter results in the Survey for Reroofing at bit.ly/RoofingSurvey and submit responses through January 21st. “This is [...]
When it comes to roof purchases, each homeowner is unique. But all homeowners want to feel listened to and respected when making a roofing decision. And that of course, includes women buyers. How can contractors build trust, establish credibility, and serve as a design resource when selling to women? To address these questions and more, Sue Burkett, marketing manager at Owens Corning joined Anna Anderson, CEO of Art Unlimited for a conversation with Roofing magazine editor [...]
With more than half (59%) of Americans rethinking their careers and transitioning paths, our industry is in a great position to attract new talent that would have skipped over our numerous rewarding and flexible career choices. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/2022-new-world-work-revealed-daniel-shapero/?trackingId=58pBdWY1TrKlAVYpLz%2F2NA%3D%3D
Welcome all to 2022! What a year 2021 was for all of us! It was a year of firsts and a year of lasts for a lot in our industry. Together we faced soars of demand and material shortages. We faced all of the things that COVID brought along for the 2nd year. We saw changes in labor and in availability. We have seen changes in nearly everything within our industry and further into our world. [...]
Charlotte Metro held a volunteer event at Operation Christmas Child in Charlotte NC on 12/15/2021. The event was a success and some new friendships were created.
The Columbus Council had a great time celebrating the holidays with each other and significant others at Watershed Distillery. Before dinner we had an exciting time at Escape Room Columbus! Thank you so much to our sponsor for our event, John Kiesel and Division 7 Roofing. We had a fantastic night. Happy New Year to all NWiR members from central Ohio!