The Construction User Magazine

Summer 2008: Straight talk

The feature article of this edition is Straight Talk:  TAUC Engages General Presidents by Todd Mustard, which showcases the panel discussion of five General Presidents which took place at the 2008 TAUC Leadership Conference on May 14th.

Also featured is:

Bold Action to Double Marketshare and Union Membership by Mark Breslin

T.W.I.C. - The Cost, The Concerns, The Impact by Amy Drew Thompson

Collectively Bargained Workers' Compensation Programs:  Are They Worth the Effort? by Kevin Gregerson

Industry In Turmoil:  How to Set a New Tone by Ted Garrison

TAUC Customer Caucus Report by Thomas Householder of American Electric Power

Also in this edition you'll find: The Flywheel is Starting to Turn - by TAUC President Robert Hoover of Aker Construction; Union Construction is Good For Your Health by TAUC Safety Chairman Bill Hering of S.M. Electric; Give the Contractors What We Need and Watch Marketshare Grow by past TAUC Labor Chairman Gary Kebert of Meccon Industries; To Tie Off or Take the Fall? by TAUC General Counsel Steve Fellman; and New W.O.R.K. Tool Addresses Job Opportunitiesb by TAUC Administrator of Membership Services Ben Cahoon.

This and more can be found in the electronic version of The Construction User below. Questions, comments or potential story leads? Contact Todd Mustard, Executive Director of Association Services at or via phone at (703) 524-3336 ext. 112.

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The Construction User - Summer '08