Podcast 221: Live from the Builders’ Show: Straight Talk about the Construction Business
Patrick and Justin talk with Home Advisor's economist Mischa Fisher about the skilled trade gap and what we can do about it.
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They also discussed concrete things you can do to improve your construction business. This is the fourth installment from the 2020 International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas.
This episode of the podcast is brought to you by Home Advisor. Visit HomeAdvisor.com.
Visit us at The International Builder’s Show — Booth C7543
If you can get to Las Vegas on January 21st, 22nd, or 23rd, come visit Fine Homebuilding at IBS booth C7543 at the Las Vegas Convention Center,
Get a FREE 3-Day Exhibit-Only pass courtesy of Fine Homebuilding.
We’ll be recording the FHB Podcast several times at our booth throughout the event. If you email us in advance and tell us you’ll be in Vegas, we might even be able to interview you on the podcast!
We hope you enjoyed the #KeepCraftAlive Meetup and Networking Event. Fine Homebuilding hosted a fun evening of networking and fundraising on Wednesday, January 22nd from 5:30-8:30PM at Craft + Community Bar and Grill in the Hardrock Hotel & Casino. Thanks for supporting the Fine Homebuilding and SkillsUSA Scholarship Fund, and we hope you enjoyed the craft beer, food and swag!
If you have any questions you would like us to dig into for a future show, shoot an email our way: [email protected].
If we use your question we’ll send you a FHB Podcast sticker!
KeepCraftAlive hats help celebrate the value of true craftsmanship–plus 50% of all proceeds from every hat sold go to the #KeepCraftAlive Scholarship Fund, supported by Fine Homebuilding and SkillsUSA.
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The Fine Homebuilding Podcast embodies Fine Homebuilding magazine’s commitment to the preservation of craftsmanship and the advancement of home performance in residential construction. The show is an informal but vigorous conversation about the techniques and principles that allow listeners to master their design and building challenges.
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