Understanding our Workforce
February 4, 2020
It’s no surprise to people in the trades that there is a shortage of workers. Workforce shortages have been plaguing the trades for over a decade. While the… Continue readingContinue Reading
A non-profit organization started and supported by individuals in the residential service industry. We are tired of struggling to find qualified techs and using piece meal approaches to address a system-wide issue.
Desk Free Nation seeks to address the lack of skilled individuals in the trades by highlighting the success stories of trades people to entice interest in the trades, and by providing tools to schools, students and parents that will identify the steps they need to take to enter the trades.
We will do this by addressing the following barriers:
A lack of clearly defined pathways
Persistent myths and misinformation about trades careers
PHCE businesses are not performing to capacity!
The number one reason?
Lack of a competent and skilled workforce