OK, Loverboy fans from the 80s, that’s not what we’re talking about here, but you can thank me for having that song bang around in your head the rest of the day and find yourself doing the mid-song air guitar riff when no one is watching. Continue reading “working for the weekend”
I made it to fifteen years – that is fifteen years in business for myself. <air high five> Continue reading “fifteen “
How do you choose to hire the people that provide services for you? Continue reading “did you hire an architect you can trust?”
Let me pose a question to my architect friends who primarily work in small firms. Does there exist a sustainable practice model in architecture anymore? Continue reading “how long can we sustain a practice?”
Community involvement has been good to me; it’s a big part of how I receive commissions as an architect. It fits. Continue reading “community architect”
What is it like to be the boss? (I’m a solo practitioner, so I have no one to boss around). I’m not making any accusations today, nor am I judging anyone’s work performance. Today is about walking in the shoes of the boss. Continue reading “you’re not the boss of me”
It’s imperative to start with the fact that I love my job.
As long as I have written this blog, I have clearly stated I find it a privilege to earn a living doing something I truly enjoy and something I have only wanted to do. Continue reading “necessary evils of practice”