Archives For Observations

There are so many architectural websites out there how do you know which ones to waste your precious lunch hour reading? That’s where this list comes in handy … The Best Architectural Websites in the World for 2014

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Photo’s #frommydesk

Bob Borson —  February 19, 2014 — 18 Comments

I use Instagram to document various “architect-y” type things on the site when I don’t feel like writing a full-blown post. Here is a collection (including captions) of photos “from my desk”

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Mission Statements

Bob Borson —  January 30, 2014 — 58 Comments

I’m climbing up on my soapbox to tell you that your company does not need a public mission statement and if you do have one, I bet it’s stupid.

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Sometimes your fly is down, or you have something stuck in your teeth. Wouldn’t you want someone to tell you? In the professional world, the answer is always yes.

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Reading between the Lines

Bob Borson —  November 14, 2013 — 20 Comments

Your success is directly tied to your ability to learn how to gauge the temperature of a conversation -otherwise known as “reading between the lines”.

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How do I jump start my own creative process? Sometimes it means not doing anything Other times it means that the act of constantly trying to be creative actually helps me when I need to be creative.
What does that even mean? Read on to find out …

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The fall of the Berlin wall, an attempted coup d’état, a brush with the KGB … This and more as I look at the letters, post cards, and diaries that chronicled my trip through Europe as a 22 year old architecture student.

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