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Tight Labor Market Requires Respect
Mike Coonrod, sbjLive Producer

Tight Labor Market Requires Respect

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Cody Ritter, owner of Base Construction & Management LLC, says it’s easy for builders to get work, but hard to find the manpower needed to staff job sites. “There’s a lot of good people, there’s a lot of good tradesmen in our area, but the market is so saturated with work right now that it’s difficult. That’s probably the biggest challenge.” Ritter says his solution is taking excellent care of his subcontractors. Maintaining your relationships and taking care of workers is a big step in getting projects done on time.

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