Alumni Spotlight - Rob McConnell 175th Class

Alumni Spotlight - Rob McConnell 175th Class

Not knowing much about the lumber industry at first, this class was the first step in helping me grasp how lumber is measured and sold. This first step has since propelled me through grading lumber, management, and currently sales and purchasing.…

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Alumni Spotlight! Where are they now?

Alumni Spotlight! Where are they now?

WHAT'S MY FONDEST INSPECTOR TRAINING SCHOOL MEMORY? It's hard to pin point the best memory because the whole experience was one of my fondest adult memories. I describe this School to others as a three-month college experience.…

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What Could Go Wrong When Transferring Ownership to Employees?

What Could Go Wrong When Transferring Ownership to Employees?

We often hear owners say they want to transfer their businesses to third-party buyers when they first encounter the concept of Exit Planning. However, we’ve observed that in many completed Exit Plans, owners actually choose to transfer their businesses to employees.…

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First Hardwood CLT Project in U.S.

First Hardwood CLT Project in U.S.

NHLA speaks with Yugon Kim, the lead architect for the first ever United States hardwood cross laminated timber project.…

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ADAPTING TO CHANGE: A NEW ERA FOR BY-PRODUCTS

ADAPTING TO CHANGE: A NEW ERA FOR BY-PRODUCTS

One constant in life and in business is change. As technology is upgraded and industries adapt, there will always be a time of transition.…

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Farm Bill Rewrite Efforts Begin

Farm Bill Rewrite Efforts Begin

The Farm Bill, the 5-year, comprehensive legislation that governs everything from forestry to row crop and dairy price supports to nutrition programs to trade, expires in 2018.…

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Top TECH TRENDS for 2017

Top TECH TRENDS for 2017

The New Year started with the CES® 2017 (formerly known as the Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, January 5-8 followed by the NAIAS (North American International Auto Show) in Detroit, January 8-22. Both of these shows highlighted one of the major tech trends for 2017 – the self-driving car.…

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