In the second post of this series, let’s take a look at the formal layout for the design of the portfolio itself and plan the overall vision for the portfolio.Read More
Your cover letter is your first impression in the job search process. It can quickly inspire the person on the other end to interview you or to send your entire application careening to the nearest trash bin.
Let’s take some time to understand exactly what to expect with your next cover letter and how to maximize its positive impact.Read More
Whether you’re an Architecture Student getting ready to look for your first job or a seasoned Architect searching for your next one, everyone needs a way to convey their experience succinctly to a prospective employer.
If only there was a document out there that could describe the story of you.
Enter the Resume.Read More
Knowing what product is in your design is just as important as the drawing you use to articulate the design intent.Read More
Building Codes. Why did it have to be Building Codes?
At first glance, they sound a little bit boring, a little bit real, and a little bit scary. Any Architect who doesn't respect Building Codes is probably not doing their job.
So what are Building Codes exactly? And why do we need to make sure that we understand them as Architects? Because trust me, you do.Read More
As an Architect, I’ve found LinkedIn to be an invaluable resource for my own career growth. Today, I wanted to share the four ways I’ve found to get started in LinkedIn so that you can hit the ground running for yourself.Read More
Sometimes SketchUp just isn’t enough for what you’re trying to create. Sometimes you need to give it a boost with additional software.Read More
As creatives, we look for the best ways to convey our ideas to the world. Half the battle is the presentation of what we develop so that our idea isn’t lost in the process.Read More
There are many things you naturally learn over time with any given computer software. But let’s face it. Sometimes we just want to cut through all the extra hours of absorbing these ideas. Here are three hacks to empower your workflow.Read More
One of the best ways to get to know a program like SketchUp when you’re first starting out is to understand its all-star players, its go-to guys. Here’s a quick guide to top tools you should look at first.Read More
We all have to start somewhere. There’s no shame in that; none at all. Let’s talk about the initial moments you’ll experience when you open the program for the first time so that you can get your bearings and step off with the right footing.Read More
When I consider all the software programs that I've had to learn in order to practice architecture, the one that I always think fondly of is SketchUp.Read More