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What is a Toolbox Meeting

A toolbox meeting, or toolbox talk, is a short periodical consultation at work, intended to make everybody aware of the different safety aspects and dangers at the work sites to increase the safety in the workplace. Toolbox meetings are mandatory…

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

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…

Done is better than perfect - also for architects!

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…

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Best Apps for Architects – Our selection for 2017

Put down the pen and paper. Leave the laptop at your desk. Do it now. If you aren’t making the most out of your phone or tablet then you are falling behind the new industry standards. You need to harness…

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

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

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…

Work ON your business, not IN your business

Work ON your business, not IN your business

Do you sometimes have the feeling that you are a slave of your business? That your business can not survive for 1 single week without you? That your continuous input and intervention is required to keep your business moving forward? That you…

How to Generate Ideas for Passive Revenue (& how we "invented" ArchiSnapper)

How to Generate Ideas for Passive Revenue (& how we “invented” ArchiSnapper)

Who should read this post? If (soon or late) you are planning to build up a passive revenue stream next to your architecture or construction business, you need to read this post. This is the case as well for a small…

How To Avoid a Bad Final Punch List Experience on Your Next Project

How To Avoid a Bad Final Punch List Experience on Your Next Project

In a previous article I described what a punch list is. Summary: When the job has reached the point of substantial completion – meaning that the project is complete and usable, except for a few minor deficiencies – the customer and contractor(s) do…