• Qualities of a leader

    by sparkman

    When identifying your next generation of leaders, there are some qualities you should look for, and some you should avoid.

  • Avoid commoditization

    by sparkman

    Learn from attorneys, business advisors, and other professional service providers on how to avoid commoditization in the AEC industry.

  • Building your brand (Part 3)

    by sparkman

    Do you want to survive the next year, the next recession, and the ongoing reset of the workplace, the marketplace, and the recruiting space?

  • ElevateHer

    by sparkman

    There’s more we can do to encourage women to remain in the AEC industry.

  • Making timely decisions

    by sparkman

    “Are you making decisions as quickly as you should, or is this a problem that you keep facing over and over again? Just like all problems in this business, there’s always something you can do!”

  • Building your people (Part 2)

    by sparkman

    Do you want to survive the next year, the next recession, and the ongoing reset of the workplace, the marketplace, and the recruiting space?

  • Finding your (candor) compass

    by sparkman

    The blunt honesty typically associated with the old gray hairs is something that should be embraced by the younger generation.

  • Powerful tax credits

    by sparkman

    Many of the design activities performed by architecture and engineering firms on a day-to-day basis can qualify for R&D and related incentives.