Business Management http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6605/more en Five Reasons Why Millennials Are Great for the Construction Industry http://ecmweb.com/business-management/five-reasons-why-millennials-are-great-construction-industry <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. labor market hit a milestone in 2015. 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