I’ve been 3 for 3 so far and PPD is this weekend followed by PDD next month. I’ve been taking them in order and would be very happy to pass all on the first try. There is a lot of overlap between PA and PPD […]
Below are notes that I have taken and used to study for the ARE 5.0 Project Managment test. These notes are based on facebook group /ARE Forum conversations and the NCARB recommended study material including the Architect’s Handbook of Professional Practice, Ballast ARE 5 Study Guide […]
After years of setbacks and some (ok, a lot of) procrastination, I scheduled the Architect Registration Exam (ARE) 5.0 Practice Management (PcM) exam for early November. As the test date came near, I increased my efforts to balance work, study, and home life. I took […]
Over the years I have been working on creating and massaging office standards that not only help to maintain consistency within the office but are also something that team members are willing to use. I will say that the biggest challenge has been on the […]
For those looking for a nimble startup option or are just tired of glitchy software, G Suite offers services that are like Outlook, Skype and Dropbox combined. Maintaining low overhead means a healthier bottom line and better pricing for customers/clients. I believe that it is […]
I have recently been exploring representing the movement and feeling of both the ocean and clouds in my artwork. In this video I captured the process of creating my recent work “City in the Clouds at Sunset.” While painting this piece I was playing with […]
This is my first time recording the process of creating my artwork. So I hope you like it. Positive criticism is appreciated. Thank you for viewing. The actual time spent painting was about an hour not including drying time. I have significantly increased the playback […]
A BRIEF REVIEW OF THE SUSTAINABLE GOALS OF THE BOOK CRADLE TO CRADLE Cradle to Cradle sets the stage for sustainable goals that would create significantly less waste. Unfortunately, we live in a throw away society where many products have a cradle to grave lifecycle.