Stop managing and learn how to delegate

You have received feedback from your manager, there are also rumors within your team: you are regarded as a ‘micro-manager’ who tends to get entangled in the many ongoing actions. “You delivered good results, but we question your ability to…

Done is better than perfect - also for architects!

Have you ever gone overboard in perfecting an e-mail, re-typed it completely a number of times, only to end up erasing everything after half an hour and sending your original version? Have you ever spent just a tad too long…

Never Give Discount!

Do your clients often ask for a discount? There is no need for you to give them that. You do need to give them a good explanation about how you arrive at your pricing because clients do not want to…

ArchiSnapper - Punch List App for iOS and Android

You already have a Facebook page for your architecture or construction firm and you want to make it even more effective? Good – we’d like to offer you some easy user tips and functionalities. Switching between your personal profile and your…

best tablet for architects ArchiSnapper punch list app

If you drag around stacks of floorplans and other documents to your worksite… If you use pen and paper to make notes… If you have to use a cable to transfer your pictures to a PC in order to place…

ArchiSnapper - simple punch list app for ios and android

You want to work on name recognition for your architecture, engineering or construction firm, or on selling more of your services. You’ve already decided when you want to advertise and what your target group is (e.g. private homeowners vs the…

Three Alternative Ways for Architects to Earn (Big?) Money – with Tobias Maescher from Archipreneur

We see that many architects actually earn very little, considering the work that they do and the responsibilities they carry. Long hours, a lot of stress, strict deadlines, demanding clients, lots of responsibilities and working during the weekend; all of…

From Architects to Real Estate Developers - with Alex and Esther from Barcelona

Today we are sharing a VERY interesting story for our blog readers who want to “productise” their service business. This is the story of 2 young and interesting Spanish architects, Alex and Esther (http://www.diazgallardo.com/), who transformed their architecture service business into a products business that…

Hands On Online Marketing to Boost your AEC Business  - with Hope Williams

Hope Williams (http://hopeworksdesign.com/) is giving professional advice on online marketing for Architects and Engineers. We did interview her during a full 1 hour and 22 minutes (to be precise) on the best ways AEC firms can market their businesses online in such a way…