The Green Buildings market is headed for a strong surge forward as the stimulus money takes hold in the federal market. With 75% of all government buildings undergoing upgrades to become LEED certified within the next 5 years, it will be essential for building design, construction and real estate professionals to have the knowledge and skills needed to deliver successful projects. Here are a few things we see that will be important in the coming months.
Many of the predictions about the job market in 2010 have a common theme: Competition for jobs will be high and hiring will be will be slow to pick up. While I agree that some areas of the economy will be in a slow growth mode, I can say with full assurance that the Environmental and Infrastructure job markets will heat up and gain speed toward the end of 2010 especially the water infrastructure. Don’t believe me? Read more