Posted on June 26, 2014
As hurricane season kicks into high gear, it reinforces the importance of balancing the aesthetic and daylight enhancements of glazing with the safety requirements to protect...
Posted on June 25, 2014
As more building project teams look for ways to collaborate better, technology continues to provide solutions.  Yet, as I learned from the experience of one of my...
Posted on June 22, 2014
Establishing, conveying, and maintaining a powerful brand is a critical component of an AEC firm’s marketing strategy.  “One of the top goals of branding has always been...
Posted on June 10, 2014
Being able to determine early on that a site does not fit within a project budget is extremely useful. And, as many of us are likely all too familiar, having a thorough...
Posted on June 09, 2014
Higher education is rapidly evolving. As we use planning and design to help our clients navigate major shifts in culture, technology, and funding, it is essential to focus on...
Posted on June 08, 2014
Just for the sake of argument, let’s put aside the rhetoric about climate change—whether it’s actually happening, whether it’s a result of manmade activity—and agree that we...
Posted on June 03, 2014
While it’s often said that strong leadership is an organization’s competitive advantage, is there a single characteristic that can predict which leaders will be most...
Posted on May 29, 2014
On May 6th, the White House released the third U.S. National Climate Assessment (NCA), concluding that the impacts of climate change – including sea level rise and storm...
Posted on May 28, 2014
I recently had the opportunity to travel to Manhattan to attend ENR’s Global Construction Summit. This is two day event that has both panel discussions as well as an award...
Posted on May 27, 2014
Openness and transparency were high priorities in the design of the Joint School of Nanoscience & Nanoengineering (JSNN) within the Gateway University Research Park in...