Archives For a day in the life

Experiencing a robbery is a terrible thing, you feel violated and vulnerable. How is it possible to come out of a tragedy and feel thankful?

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Continuing the conversation about Architectural Graphic Standards and what architectural firms convey in their construction drawings

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The fall of the Berlin wall, an attempted coup d’├ętat, 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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Just do what I tell you

Bob Borson —  October 7, 2013 — 26 Comments

Do architects have their own agenda or are they trying to protect the client from themselves?

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Meetings are a Waste of Time

Bob Borson —  September 19, 2013 — 34 Comments

Despite how much I like to talk, I think most meetings are a complete waste of time. At least half of the meetings I sit in on, nothing is really happening other than the swapping of stories. One on hand that’s okay because I’m like the Pecos Bill of story swapping, I simply don’t have the time for it anymore.

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The right tool for the job – everyone knows this to be true. What sort of tools does a professional drywall contractor need?

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Architects At the Movies

Bob Borson —  August 26, 2013 — 40 Comments

Get your popcorn and box of Milk Duds … it’s time to go to the movies* with your architect buddies! We choose our favorite movies to watch

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