Practice Management

Practice Management – the holistic understanding and organisation of the business and profession of architecture in relation to delivering projects. It involves the knowledge and execution of the processes involved in providing architectural services; the knowledge and implementation of appropriate systems to establish and maintain an architectural practice; and the knowledge and enactment of the broad range of ethical and legal obligations required of a Professional Practitioner.

(Ref: http://competencystandardforarchitects.aaca.org.au/about/units-of-competency)

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Employing Staff in a small practice

Have you got more work than you can handle? Do you need to fill a skills gap that only a young graduate can provide? Do you need support to help you run your business better? Employing your first staff member is an exciting development for a sole practitioner or a young studio, but it’s also READ MORE

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Fee Proposals for Small Projects

Putting together a fee proposal for small projects can be challenging. The percentage fee method that often suits larger projects can become unacceptably high when applied to a small residential renovation or interior fitout. But what other options are there? Inspired by a long and enthusiastic thread on the ArchiTeam forum, this CPD event will READ MORE

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Practice Management Software

The core resource of your architecture business is the time you and your team dedicate to it. An hour working on a sketch design proposal is an hour you can charge to your client, while an hour working on marketing you can’t. One earns you cold, hard cash and the other doesn’t, but both are READ MORE

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ArchiTeam Group Policy

ArchiTeam’s insurance brokers, Greg Hansen and Vincent Rizutto of Austbrokers Countrywide discuss the ArchiTeam group policy. We recommend that ArchiTeam members that are a part of the group policy or those thinking of joining watch this video to gain some understanding of the group policy.

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Successful Small Practice – Small Practice in Community

Raised in Southeast Asia, Kevin spent nine years in the United States before returning to Malaysia to reclaim old dreams of a sole practice in 2002. Kevin will discuss his experience with Small Practice Management and discuss his passion in small projects. PRESENTER: Kevin Mark Low – Small Projects (MYS) AACA COMPETENCY: Practice Management LEARNING READ MORE

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Small Winnings, Big Rewards – Small Practice in Community

Founder and Director of the British consultancy firm Colander, Caroline Cole has inspired many of the UK’s most successful architectural practices to develop their businesses. Caroline will discuss her work with architects so that they could establish and maintain a profitable balance between creative excellence and business acumen whilst establishing strong client relationships. PRESENTER: Caroline READ MORE

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Problems in Small Practice

Effective communication is essential in order to exceed client expectations.  With considered strategies and careful pre planning, architects can improve communication with clients and stakeholders.  Andrew Stevenson will review a variety of approaches that help you and your clients connect more effectively, leading to a successful outcome, and happier clients.  Peter Hogg will then share READ MORE

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First Call To Contract

Gain an insight into both an expert and an architect’s perspective in client relations. Listen to Ross Clark advise on process improvements, strategic and operational planning and project management. These tools can aid in creating a stronger strategic plan that each new relationship with a client can be fostered around.  Toby Ewert manages a thriving READ MORE

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