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Goal Setting Tips for Young Architects

– Posted in: Career Strategy Productivity Profession

The New Year is a good reminder to set and review your goals. A successful career in Architecture doesn’t happen by luck or by chance. It requires a clear vision of what you want, setting tangible goals, and then assigning tasks to work toward those goals. There are 168 hours in a week. Assuming you sleep 7 hours a night (and you should), that leaves around 119 hours.

Our 18 Favorite Productivity Tools For Architects

– Posted in: Productivity Profession

We are productivity nerds. In fact, if you’re reading this, you probably are as well. Any professional that takes their work seriously would naturally want to find new tools and software to help them do their job faster and to remove repetition from their day. So we’ve put together a list of our best kept secrets that put more time back into our day and free us up to focus on more important things: like design!

Do I need to complete IDP before I can sit for the ARE?

– Posted in: IDP NCARB

So you wanna be a Rock Star. You're ready to enroll in IDP AND start taking the Architect Registration Exam simultaneously. Bravo! But wait... Most candidates assume they must complete their IDP (Intern Development Program administered by NCARB) before they can sit for the Architect Registration Exam (ARE). But wouldn’t it be great if you

NCARB Announces Testing Centers Abroad, But Why?

– Posted in: NCARB

This week, NCARB announced that candidates can now sit for exams in London or Abu Dhabi. You can read their full announcement here.   They also state in the article that they are actively pursuing locations in China. You may be wondering, why would NCARB be working so hard to let people take the exam overseas?

Thrilled to Launch!

– Posted in: Announcements Site Planning & Design

With over a year of development, 27 drafts, 43 meetings, 807 texts and thousands of emails, I am thrilled to announce the launch of both Architect Exam Prep and our premiere product Ultimate Whole Enchilada – SPD.  I know I am biased, but I think it is hands down the best collection of study materials