Eight Examples of Waste in the Construction Sector

Eight Examples of Waste in the Construction Sector

The construction sector is successful in many different ways. It is unfortunate that the work is not always done efficiently. Research has shown that more than 50% of the time is wasted on activities that are unproductive. All those actions…

The New Architect

The New Architect

In the construction world there is an interesting development going on, which is occurring because of the financial crisis. The division of roles is experiencing a turnaround and cooperative connections are being created that used to be unthinkable. Whereas the…

Stop Managing and Learn How to Delegate

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!

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!

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…

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Tips for your Business Page on Facebook

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…

Paying clients

Non-Paying Clients Are No Clients

Are you prone to blindly trusting that everything will work out when it comes to your invoicing? Especially if you know the client? Do not accept any assignments without checking first if the client is able to pay the bills….

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The Importance of Photos for a Strong Architecture (or Contractors) Portfolio

Say it with pictures, that is what the scientists advise as well: people retain only about 20 percent of what they read, but 80 percent of what they see. That one picture of that beautiful project could be just what…

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6 Tips For Taking Beautiful Pictures With Your Smartphone

Did you know that with a few handy settings and an App you can take professional pictures with your smartphone? Because you always carry your phone, you can easily take a quick picture, for example of an end result of…

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Best Laptop for Architecture

Every now and then we get the question which type of computer is suitable for architects and designers, who have to do a lot of computer supported drawing and image processing. Nothing more frustrating and time consuming than slow and ill…