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  • The glass industry tackles labor challenges by rethinking its approach; redefining its image
    Read more articles about Workforce Development at glassmagazine.com/June2018The problem is clear: the construction industry is booming at a time when labor is scarce. The causes are just as well-known: experienced workers are retiring faster than new hires can fill jobs, and skills are going with them; young people aren’t interested in the trades, nor do they possess the necessary skills....
  • Spot the signs of dysfunctional operations that stand in the way of progress
    “Business cultures eat business strategies for breakfast!” I heard this quote from a business consultant during a recent meeting. So often, organizations will adopt a new strategy only to quickly abandon it if goals aren’t met. The truth of the situation is that the strategy wasn’t properly executed because it conflicted with the business culture. When this happens, management becomes so...
  • Claims and legal trouble can arise unexpectedly at a company. The decision on when and whether to involve legal counsel in the handling of a situation may not always be clear. Attention to a few practical considerations can help determine whether the investment in counsel can help a company realize later savings. 1 - Source  Who is issuing the claim, demand or request? If the source is a...
  • The basics: The new Richland Two Institute of Innovation is an educational center supporting multigenerational learning. Part of the Richland School District Two in Columbia, South Carolina, the facility weaves together spaces and programs for the school district as well as the community. The contemporary design employs an inviting and colorful palette of materials, including metal panels,...
  • When Glass Magazine published its first Top 50 Glaziers survey 26 years ago, the goal was simple: to create an industry benchmark for U.S. contract glazing firms. “Taking a page from Fortune magazine, Glass Magazine published the first of its top lists of industry companies, ranking contract glazing companies by revenue to provide benchmarking for our industry,” says Nicole Harris, who launched...
  • The SteelEncounters’ mobile app provides employees with easy access to important company information, from safety tools to benefits to a staff directory. In recent years, leaders of SteelEncounters instituted a number of management strategies to boost engagement among its nearly 380 employees. Part of this ambitious strategy included the development of a mobile app that connects workers,...
  • The basics: Sandy Commerce, owned by The Boyer Co., is a five-story, 120,958-square-foot office building in Sandy, Utah. The project boasts floor-to-ceiling mountain views with a glass and metal façade made from high-performance storefront, curtain wall and entrance systems. In addition to exterior aesthetics, the building’s design goals focused on interior occupant comfort. The heavy use of...
  • The basics:  Juno Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative cancer treatments, opened its new headquarters and research facility in Seattle this September. The headquarters brings together employees spread among three locations and is designed to enable collaboration. While a traditional research facility encloses and separates laboratories and office space, Juno wanted...
  • Glass Magazine, an official publication of GlassBuild America, will feature a Product Preview of the products to be showcased during GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo 2018, held Sept. 12-14, in Las Vegas.The product preview will be printed in the August issue of the magazine and posted online at GlassMagazine.com. If your company is a GlassBuild America 2018 exhibitor, please...
  • Photos courtesy of TvitecThe basics: The new headquarters for the Uría Menéndez law offices is located in Madrid, Spain. More than 2,000 square meters of architectural glass transformed both the appearance and energy efficiency of the old building. This high-performance glass contributes to the bioclimatic façade that the architects designed, assisting natural ventilation in summer and retaining...
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  • This commercial office space in Tulsa, Okla., features a 42-foot-long, custom, continuous art mural that spans 14 glass panels. 
    Great Glazing: Custom interior officeThis commercial office space in Tulsa, Okla., features a 42-foot-long, custom, continuous art mural that spans 14 glass panels suspended from the ceiling. Created by Tulsa artist May Yang, the mural is based on local Oklahoma themes, transitioning from rural landscape to the Tulsa skyline.   Great Glazing: Joliet Junior College Campus...
  • A look at the leading manufacturers and fabricators of metal products, broken down by sales volume, number of locations and product offering. 
    Building on the success of the Top Glass Fabricators rankings introduced last year, Glass Magazine is expanding its coverage to include the Top Metal Companies, featuring the leading manufacturers and fabricators of metal products in the United States and Canada. The Top Metal Companies include those that manufacture, fabricate and sell curtain wall, storefront and entrance, commercial interior...
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    In an effort to spotlight the people who make the Glass Magazine Award-winning products and projects possible, this year’s program included people-centric categories, for which the industry submitted their picks for best installer, production supervisor, project manager and sales rep.After narrowing down the nominations to three finalists in each category, the Glass Magazine editors asked the...

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