Archives For Bob Borson

I am continuing this look into the value that architectural interns bring to the office by allowing our other intern – John Charbonneau – to take over the site today and talk about his experience while giving others a peek into how he has ben spending his time this summer.

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I typically don’t think architectural interns add a whole lot of value, but I might have been wrong about that. I let the interns take over the blog and describe their experience and the value of being an architectural intern

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Board-Formed Concrete

Bob Borson —  July 17, 2014 — 20 Comments

Everybody I know, who has an opinion on such things, loves the look of board formed concrete. But what exactly is it and how do you get it to look it’s very best? I have all the answers my friend …

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Leadership

Bob Borson —  July 14, 2014 — 31 Comments

Leadership is one of those words that people throw around a lot but I’m not sure people stop to think about what it really means.

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Being an Architect

Bob Borson —  July 10, 2014 — 21 Comments

I get asked a lot of questions related to what’s it like to be an architect? or “How do a I spend my day?” In an effort to help people understand what it’s like to work with me, I’ve answered a few questions that I get asked the most.

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Designing for Others

Bob Borson —  July 7, 2014 — 33 Comments

Being able to design projects for other people – and include them in the process – is part of what makes you a pro. The more involvement I can get out of a client, the better the project will be.

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I just returned from an initial schematic design and programming meeting up in Wisconsin with some new clients, and I’ll be honest, it wasn’t like any initial meeting I have ever had.

There was a lot sketching, beer, and meat sticks involved.

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