Why Smart People Fail the ARE?

In my opinion, passing or failing the Architectural Registration Exam (ARE) can happen to just about anybody. While the actu...

What Architectural Firms Look For?

Over the years, I have been asked what characteristics architectural firms look for in new hires. In my experience, the answ...

Studying for the ARE

Studying for the ARE can be a bit daunting to consider. With the practice of architecture being so broad, where do you begin...

Who Is the Client?

Knowing who your client might seem like an easy question to answer. However, a lot of the time, the "client" is a group of p...