Myths

Common Myths about Construction

At NW Construction Illustrated, we attempt to debunk some of the common myths surrounding the construction industry.

Myth: If I don't go to college, I won't have a successful future
Myth: Anyone Can Get a Job in the Construction Industry
Myth: Working in Construction Is Dangerous
Myth: People Work in Construction because They Can't Find Work Elsewhere
Myth: Construction Is a Simple Field Comprised of People Slinging Tools
Myth: Construction Is a Dead-End Job with No Way to Really Become Successful
Myth: Construction Is for Individuals who Didn't Excel in High School
Myth: Construction Work Pays Miserably
Myth: The Construction Industry Is No Place for Women
Myth: You Need to Be Big and Strong to Make It in the Construction Trades

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