I often struggle with the fact that all talk of technology in architecture and design practice is BIM centric, and focused purely on how we can increase productivity. The result is a response to the question that surrounds most commodity products, “How do we do it quicker, better and cheaper,” which in turn tends to commoditize the primary services we provide.
Initial client meetings often set the stage for the remainder of a project. What are the client’s vision, mission, and goals? What do they hope to accomplish with this project? More importantly, how did they develop the initial program that …
Is your Marketing Department collaborating with IT? If not, some firm reorganization may need to be taken into consideration.
Cathleen McGuigan, editor-in-chief of Architectural Record, makes a presentation to Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design. In a conversation with her fellow Loeb Alumni, the current Loeb class, and architecture students she looks at “Women and the Changing World of Architecture.” The real question is whether or not the profession has really changed?
Get out your checkbooks and prepare to rebuild the future with a handful (ok a lot) of strangers. Real Estate is taking a cue from the success of Kickstarter and Indigogo and using the growing trend of crowdfunding to raise money for developments.