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Average starting salary Architecture

Average starting salary Architecture

The next time you poke fun at geeks, consider how much the average nerd stands to make. IT management jobs continue to top the list of high-paying positions across a wide technology career…

Become Architects

Become Architects

The last several years have been hard on the architectural profession. The tone of the questions I’ve received have shifted from: “ Should I become an Architect? “ to “ Why should I become an Architect? “ To be fair, the last several years have been hard…

RAIC

RAIC

When Calgary is characterized in the media, “young”, “dynamic”, and “forward looking” are often the terms used to describe our city. This week, during the Festival of Architecture put on by the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC), the theme…

CACB

CACB

Cascade Bancorp (NASDAQ:CACB) was downgraded by Zacks from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Friday. Zacks’ analyst wrote, “Cascade Bancorp is a financial holding company. “ Cascade Bancorp (NASDAQ:CACB) traded up 0.21%…

Canadian Construction Association design Build Contract

Canadian Construction Association design Build Contract

Ontario Construction Report staff writer will release two new design-build contract forms in July 2013: CCDC 14 – Design-Build Stipulated Price Contract and CCDC 15 – Design Services Contract between Design-Builder and Consultant. Prior to the release…

Average salary of an Architect

Average salary of an Architect

I get plenty of emails asking questions here at Life of an Architect – and over the last 12 months an increasing amount of them are either from students or associate/ intern level architects … and this is how most of them look: Dear Bob @ Life of an Architect:…

Architect Income

Architect Income

This post is the first in a series of articles where I will focus on Business Basics for Architects. Without the business background required for success, there are many relatively simple terms and strategies that we, as business owners, need to know…

How do I become an Architect?

How do I become an Architect?

Posted by Chris Eaton in architecture, artitecture, EA, mentoring, methods, people. Tags: architect, architect skills, breadth, careers, enterprise architect, how do i become an enterprise architect, IT specialist, skills, skills roadmap, spheres of influence…

Ontario Association of Architects

Ontario Association of Architects

The Ismaili Centre on Wynford Drive has picked up a pair of architectural design awards from the Ontario Association of Architects (OAA). The Celebration of Excellence Awards were held Friday, May 8, showcasing the best in design by Ontario’s architects…

Canadian Construction Association of Ontario

Canadian Construction Association of Ontario

Ontario’s Future: a Reality Check On Ontario’s Energy Plan And 46% Hike In Electricity Prices. Critics of the Ontario government’s plan to phase out coal- generated electricity in 2014 warn it will mean the elimination of the province’s cheapest form…

Job Outlook for Architects

Job Outlook for Architects

Personal Experience so Far: I recently visited Illinois Institute of Technology’s architecture department, and was quite impressed. I enjoy the close proximity to the city of Chicago, and the high energy campus feel. The campus also had many modern buildings…

How to Become an Architectural?

How to Become an Architectural?

Do you enjoy using software to create sketches? Would you like to render technical illustrations of homes and structures? When the response to these questions is absolutely you ll be able to mix both interests being an architectural drafter. Within this…

Canadian Construction Safety Association

Canadian Construction Safety Association

On May 13, the association is inviting members, partners, and supporters to its tradeshow, dinner, and keynote address at the Paramount Conference and Event Venue in Woodbridge, Ont. Michael Atkinson, president of the Canadian Construction Association…

Canadian Construction Association Directory

Canadian Construction Association Directory

Voice of Canada’s construction industry By: Mudeeha Yousaf Click to view Brochure The construction industry is in a constant state of flux as past common practices quickly become obsolete. These ongoing market fluctuations produce new opportunities and…

Salary of a Architect

Salary of a Architect

Anchor For a few years, Archinect has been collecting anonymous salary, satisfaction, and other juicy job-related data through its Architecture Salary Poll. It s a great resource-a Glassdoor for the architecture world-and Archinect has shared this dataset…

What do Architects do?

What do Architects do?

Most people don’t really know what architects do on a day to day basis. Perhaps you have a vague notion that architects make napkin sketches sitting in sleek, low-lit bars playing jazz piano and a few months later fabulous buildings like the Guggenheim…

President of the Canadian Construction Association

President of the Canadian Construction Association

Goran Obradovic Apart from mining and geological researches, the biggest potential for cooperation of Serbian and Canadian companies is in ICT, pharmacy, agriculture, food production, car components production, mechanical and construction industry. We…