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3 12, 2019

How to Gauge the Candidate’s Emotional Intelligence in the Interview

By |2021-04-07T06:46:31-07:00December 3, 2019|Architecture, Blog, Business, Interior Design, Interviewing, Leadership|

Evaluating emotional intelligence can be used as a barometer of future success. Those who have a good sense of emotional maturity and adaptability tend to succeed in architecture and design jobs. Although intelligence is still important in the workplace, hiring candidates who lack emotional maturity can lead to a toxic [...]

26 11, 2019

5 Things You Should Never Say to Your Boss

By |2019-11-19T06:06:04-08:00November 26, 2019|Architecture, Blog, Interior Design, Job Search|

You don’t have to be best friends with your boss to have a successful career in architecture. With that said, your boss is key figure in your growth as a designer as well as in your career. You’ll probably never achieve your goals if you become enemies, so it’s important [...]

19 11, 2019

Tips to Create an Onboarding Process That Ensures the Success of New Hires

By |2021-04-07T06:45:41-07:00November 19, 2019|Architecture, Blog, Business, Firm Managment, Interior Design|

Recruiting the most talented candidates for your architecture jobs is only step one. Your new hires are the most vulnerable during the first year of employment. If you don’t have a standardized onboarding process in place it will be difficult for them to succeed and impossible to retain them. Here [...]

12 11, 2019

In This Market, No One Should Be Unhappy in Their Job

By |2019-11-04T09:29:56-08:00November 12, 2019|Architecture, Blog, Interior Design, Job Search|

If you’re considering a job change, now is the best time to start looking for your next opportunity. Research performed by LinkedIn shows that October is the month when the greatest number of new job positions are posted. Organizations and businesses put a lot of time and energy during the [...]

5 11, 2019

#1 Tip to Market Your Architecture Firm (Hint: It’s About Solutions)

By |2021-04-07T06:48:26-07:00November 5, 2019|Architecture, Blog, Business, Firm Managment, Interior Design|

No matter how big or small your architecture firm is, every firm benefits from new ideas to sell services and generate new clients. Any way that your firm can successfully connect with potential clients and foster relationships is a successful tool. Below are three strategies that we have seen to [...]

29 10, 2019

Don’t Make Your Job Search a Full Time Job

By |2021-04-07T06:48:29-07:00October 29, 2019|Architecture, Blog, Interior Design, Job Search, Social Media|

Pace yourself! When you’re looking for a new job, pace yourself. The competition for architecture and interior design jobs is intense. Searching for new opportunities shouldn’t become your second full time job. Even though you might feel a sense of urgency to either leave your current firm, or reenter the [...]

22 10, 2019

Pinterest is a great tool for the Interior Designer!

By |2021-04-07T06:48:35-07:00October 22, 2019|Architecture, Blog, Interior Design, Job Search, Social Media|

As a designer, inspiration and creative vision are essential to your success. Keeping up with the latest trends within the industry is also important. Color schemes and layouts that were relevant last year may be eclipsed by new design elements this year. One great way to get inspiration and develop [...]

15 10, 2019

Culture Fit Starts at Your Firm (and Can Lead to Hiring Great Talent!)

By |2021-04-07T06:48:39-07:00October 15, 2019|Architecture, Blog, Business, Firm Managment, Interior Design|

One of the best ways to improve the quality of your architecture or design firm’s talent is to prioritize culture fit during your hiring process. The best candidates are looking for a firm that shares their values and goals, so creating a work culture that reflects what professionals want is [...]

8 10, 2019

How Working Abroad Can Benefit Your Career

By |2021-04-07T06:48:58-07:00October 8, 2019|Architecture, Blog, Interior Design, Job Search, Social Media|

For architects and designers, working abroad can benefit your career in a number of ways. You can learn new skills, improve your knowledge of global architectural trends, increase your cultural sensitivity, and so much more. Here are some of the ways working abroad can benefit your career. Traveling Helps You [...]

1 10, 2019

The Best Hotels of 2019 (Writer’s Personal Opinion)

By |2021-04-07T06:48:58-07:00October 1, 2019|Architecture, Blog, Business, Firm Managment, Interior Design|

2019 has been an incredible year for architecture and design, especially in the luxury hotel space. Innovative architects and interior designers have raised the bar for contemporary design, while providing inspiration for other designers around the world. Here are five of the best hotels of 2019; high-end hotels that have [...]

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