Calling all Design Professionals: Climate Action Now!

50% reduction of greenhouse gases by 2030, net-zero emissions by 2050 – these are the goals that scientists have stated in no uncertain terms must be met to achieve no […]

Slow Connections? You Can Build Your Leadership Bandwidth This Year

In our isolation during the past two years, imposed by the COVID pandemic, work and personal relationships have become even more dependent on the speed of our digital networks – […]

What can the Design Professions Expect in 2022

During 2020 and 2021, the nature of work has changed for the design industry. Most architecture, engineering, interior design, and landscape architecture firms that we advise have adapted effectively. The […]

Construction Inclusion Week | Five Questions for Stephen Terni

In 2020, a group of six general contractors – DPR Construction, Gilbane Building Company, Turner Construction Company, Mortenson, McCarthy, and Clark Construction Group – created a consortium titled Time for […]

New Realities: AEC Employee Perspectives on Reopening

For much of the last year, business leaders and public health experts have believed that it would be safe to resume in-office work at around the same time that schools […]

New Realities: Future of the AEC Workplace

In March 2020, most AEC firms made an abrupt shift from nearly universal on-site or in-office work to remote work in response to the global health crisis. Today, with COVID-19 […]

Architecture Awards Reflect Changing Priorities

It’s award season for major architectural prizes: the American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) Gold Medal and the international Pritzker Architecture Prize. These are considered the highest honors for an architect. The […]

Never Let a Good Crisis Go to Waste

I had the pleasure of participating in a Professional HR Roundtable last week and during the conversation, someone mentioned Sir Winston Churchill’s statement “never let a good crisis go to […]

10 Ways to Continue to Prioritize Your Wellness and Stay Connected & Creative

2,080 miles apart, friends and CMG colleagues Tiffany Berergon (New Orleans) and Kate Murphy (Seattle) bonded instantaneously four years ago over a love of analog snail mail and an appreciation […]

Conducting Client Surveys in a Pandemic

When the pandemic lockdown first happened last March, I had just completed several client surveys for our AEC clients and was about to launch several more. But I had to […]