Articles by Kelly Faloon

Women In HVACR Convenes Second Meeting

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Nashville, Tenn., was the location for the second Women In HVACR conference, Sept. 13-14. The conference kicked off with a cocktail reception, then launched into a full day of educational seminars and speakers.
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Recruiting For The Trades Series<br>Young Recruits

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In the final part of this series on recruiting future workers for the construction trades, we focus on how to attract young people and students into the industry.
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Tucson Plumbing's Triple Play

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How this plumbing company took a proactive approach for its future.
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Recruiting For The Trades Series<br>Women In Plumbing Revisited

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Part 2 of this series continues the discussion of finding new avenues to recruit future workers. While the first part dealt with immigrant/ethnic workers, this installment concerns recruiting women into the industry.
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Proactive Steps To Stop Counterfeit Goods

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Trade groups are working in national and international arenas to help stop the spread of fake products.
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The 2005 Pipe Trades Giants

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It was a very good year ...
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2005 CLEAN WATER REPORT<p>Protecting The Public Health

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How one plumber meshed water treatment services into his vision of the plumbing profession.
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California Apprenticeship Council Decertified

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An administrative law judge on April 22, 2005, upheld the decertification of the California Apprenticeship Council, effectively stripping its right to certify apprentices. The approval process will now be handled at the federal level.
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Computer-Savvy Contractors<br>An exclusive software survey from <i>Plumbing & Mechanical</i>

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More and more plumbing and heating service companies are computerizing their businesses, especially office management systems.
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Recruiting For The Trades Series Hiring Immigrant, Ethnic Workers

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Part 1 of a three-part series on finding new avenues to recruit skilled workers into the industry.
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