How to Make a Long-Lasting Positive Impression 

    When a candidate is interviewing or gearing up to start a job, they are consistently reminded of the importance of making a positive first impression. While a good first impression is key to getting hired and beginning work, making a...

    Celebrating Mothers in Construction

    “Construction is a beautiful thing,” says Jaquel, carpenter and mother of two. “I’ve seen four buildings built from the ground up and I have pride in my part of that. I did that.”  Jaquel came to Building Skills NY with five...

    The FDNY F-60: What You Need to Know 

    Through conversations with our employer partners, the Building Skills team has learned just how in-demand the FDNY Certificate of Fitness for Fire Guard for Torch Operations (F-60 certification) truly is. The F-60 is highly requested in part because of how...