September 16, 2020 | 3:30PM - 5:30PM
It is often said that employees can make you, or break you. This has never been truer than it is today. Since the Great Recession, we have been trying to staff our companies in the midst of a severe labor shortage; while our experienced leaders are retiring, the next generation (Gen Y) only wants to work in IT (Information Technology). In today's class, we are going to learn to: 1) Advertise right for the position 2) Screen the applicants to save time 3) Set the appropriate expectations 4) Train the new hire for optimal performance.
Living Stone Construction
Sean Sullivan owner of Living Stone Design + Build in Asheville NC, Sean Sullivan, started out as a remodeler and subcontractor with numerous small projects. He slowly transformed Living Stone into the award-winning company it is today. While practicing with an Unlimited Building License, Sean has been an active member of the HBA since 1997. In 2008 he was elected the President of the Asheville Home Builders Association while earning his Accredited Master Builder Designation. After his tenure with the Asheville HBA, he began serving at the state level, most recently as the NCHBA President in 2015. Sean was named Certified Green Professional of the Year at the IBS in 2017. In 2018, Sean served on NAHB’s Executive Committee and was the Chair of the Design Committee.