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”
As a small firm (OK, solo) practitioner, I’m often asked about the type of work I do – which generally causes a pause…as I wonder how to answer with the length of response they’re anticipating. Continue reading “small projects :: variety is good (or don’t eat the same thing for lunch everyday)”
Q: How do documents (drawings, specifications, presentation images) work for a small project? Continue reading “small projects :: documents”
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”
Q: As a solo-practitioner architect, how do consultants play a part in your projects? Continue reading “small projects :: consultants”
As part of my ongoing series of posts about being a small practitioner this one has to do with details. Continue reading “sweat the small stuff”