Ethelfox Construct Group are breaking the stigma in the construction and trades industry. A construction company in Toronto is breaking down barriers for women looking for careers in the industry of trades. Natasha Ferguson is the owner of the Ethelfox Construct Group, a...

Women in construction:

  • Aaron Dye
  • November 17, 2021
Overcoming barriers. There is no doubt that women entering the trades industry face barriers, but now is the time to take action. “We’re still having conferences and the conversation is still around barriers – barriers to entry and barriers to apprenticeship completion. In...
Construction opportunities coming up this winter. It’s important to rest after a season of hard work, but the off-season can also be the perfect time to turn your attention inward and accomplish things that might seem impossible during the busy months. As your...
Did you know women in the construction industry earn 99.1% of what their male counterparts make? On the positive side, women have inclined their interest and opportunities in the skilled trades industry by 71%.  Since March, a survey of 700 women found that...