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Steve Whitehorn is Managing Principal of Whitehorn Financial Group, Inc., a risk management consultant and business strategist for architects and engineers. For more, visit http://whitehornfinancial.com/our-people.

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Architects | Whitehorn Financial Group | June 28, 2016
Whitehorn Financial Managing Principal Steve Whitehorn offers effective ways to recoup...
Managing risk when building in challenging locations

Crane in Cuba's Havana Harbor. Photo courtesy Whitehorn Financial.

Building Team | Whitehorn Financial Group | June 02, 2016
AEC firms recognize the upsides of exploring new, emerging markets. Whitehorn Financial's...
How to manage the process and limit the risk of value engineering

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Architects | Whitehorn Financial Group | March 10, 2016
AEC consultant Steve Whitehorn shares several ways in which architects can be more...
Developing a strategy for getting paid on time

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Architects | Whitehorn Financial Group | February 17, 2016
Though talking about money can be difficult, creating and following a clear plan for...
How to transition leadership within your architecture firm, Part 2

Lyons Architects office. Photo: Peter Bennets/Wikimedia Commons

Architects | Whitehorn Financial Group | August 28, 2015
Close to retiring? Without a plan for leadership transition, you might not foster...
How to transition leadership within your architecture firm, part 1

Photo: Hariri Pontarini Architects' office, Jason Paris/Creative Commons

Architects | Whitehorn Financial Group | August 27, 2015
In order for your firm to thrive and preserve your legacy after retirement, it is...
Harness the connection between managing risk and increasing profitability, Part 2

It’s always a good idea to discuss any concerns you may have about your liability or risk exposure with your professional liability advisor and project owner, but it’s also important that you develop your own procedures that will help you take control of the flow of information on a project.

Architects | Whitehorn Financial Group | May 10, 2015
In Part 1, we covered taking control of the submittals schedule and managing RFIs. Let’s...
Harness the connection between managing risk and increasing profitability, Part 1

By controlling the flow of information and communication during construction, AE firms can better control their costs and risk exposure, and increase their profitability.

Architects | Whitehorn Financial Group | May 10, 2015
AE firms need to protect themselves against vague contractual and procedural situations...
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