A Solution to the Skilled Worker Shortage | UBS Intellectual Capital

The mismatch between job openings and eligible applicants is most pronounced in trades that demand deep technical knowhow, although not necessarily a college degree (e.g., bricklayers/masons, plumbers, electricians, and carpenters). In a survey by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), 91% of home remodelers said they were experiencing shortages of labor available to perform carpentry work in the third quarter of 2017