Women in Construction 2020 – Empower By Example
Women account for around 10% of the construction industry worldwide. We believe that it needs to change as the female workforce can enormously contribute to the sector in many ways, especially nowadays when it faces labor shortage. To support this change, we decided to help women see the possibilities the construction offers by giving the voice to those who have succeeded in this sector.
The challenges are many, yes! This is why “Empower by Example” is the theme of our campaign, to
women around the world, real-life examples of successful, powerful and passionate women from
industry who are excellent in their work. They shared their stories with us to encourage,
attract women of every culture and age to follow their passion and join the construction
you will find a series of articles, the full research for free download and their tips and
advice. Get to know them and even connect if you want! Inspire yourself! If they could do it,
it too! Go for it! Just do it!
During March, Archdesk blog presents 5 articles on hard working women who are inspiring at their jobs in the industry. From the construction site to the skyscraper office positions, all of them contribute greatly to our society and we will share with you what and how they do it.
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Women in the Construction Industry. Barriers and solutions
Why are women still under 11% of the whole construction industry employees?
Who Are The Women In The Construction Industry Today?
With only up to 11% of the workforce in the construction industry worldwide, female representation is almost insignificant.
Barbara Kavovit – Beauty & the Brains from the Bronx
She went through a lot to build her career in this male-dominated industry but she made it! Here’s her story and her encouragement for other women.
Michelle Hands: “Pursue Your Passion”
Michelle Hands – how a podcaster and creative soul manages to also be a successful worker on a construction site (within the male-dominated industry)? Read her story and inspire yourself!