Archives For Observations

Today I answer the 4 most common questions I get asked to answer regarding an architectural degree and studio life in college. The questions probably won’t surprise you, but the answers might.

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Most people think getting older is a bad thing but I’m here to tell you that getting older is awesome! In recognition of my 46th birthday, here is my list of the Top 10 Reasons why Getting Older is Awesome

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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

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

January 30, 2014 — 59 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

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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