How Gen Z Is Becoming the Toolbelt Generation

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(The Wall Street Journal, April 1, 2024)

More young workers are going into trades as disenchantment with the college track continues, and rising pay and new technologies shine up plumbing and electrical jobs.


PGH Works Perspective

Even the Wall Street Journal knows the construction trades offer an opportunity for a productive career. “It’s a really smart route for kids who want to find something and aren’t gung ho on going to college,” said one new 20-year-old welder.

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