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Rob Cassidy
Just for the sake of argument, let’s put aside the rhetoric about climate change—whether it’s actually happening,...

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Steven Burns
While it’s often said that strong leadership is an organization’s competitive advantage, is there a single...

In New Orleans, a National Guard helicopter helps close a breach in a canal during Hurricane Katrina, which caused more than $150 billion in damage. Photo: courtesy Skanska

Constructive Thinking Blog
Moving critical elements to higher ground and designing for longer lifespans are just some of the ways cities and...
Sasha Reed
Turner Construction and Parsons Brinckerhoff talk about how BIM has revolutionized the way that they conduct projects,...

1 hour fire resistive wall meeting ASTM E-119 requirements with SuperLite II-XL 60 in GPX Framing. Architect: HDR. Glazing Contractor: Charlotte Glass

Bill O'Keeffe
Openness and transparency were high priorities in the design of the Joint School of Nanoscience & Nanoengineering...

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Steven Burns
The price, cost, and value of design services are explored in a recent Design Intelligence article authored by Scott...

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Jeff Koos
The construction industry is on the road to recovery, according to a new survey by Metal Construction News. Most...

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John Negich
Compelling your clients to provide you with quality referrals is one of the best ways to build a successful business....
Steven Burns
Measuring what matters is essential for professional services firms, says author and consultant Tim Williams,...

Seating, desk and shelving space encourage the presence of family and friends, while high-quality finishes in the patient room and restroom create a less institutional, more-homelike environment. (Flagler Hospital, St. Augustine, Fla.). Photo: GS&P

GS&P Dialogue
Palliative care strives to make patients comfortable as they are receiving treatment for a severe illness. As hospitals...
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