Tools

Techniques

Habits

  • The AIA has release their findings for Habits of High-Performing Firms. Here’s a taste:
Significantly high project performance for energy, water, and other metrics;
Energy modeling, daylighting modeling, and post-occupancy evaluations as standard practice;
Geographic concentration (47% on the West Coast) - Medium size (average staff number of 75);
A high percentage of women in staff (46%) and leadership positions (34%);
Low staff turnover (under 10%);
A high percentage of staff with LEED accreditation (48%)

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About the author: Prescott Perez-Fox

Prescott Perez-Fox is a New York-based graphic designer and brand developer with 17+ years experience in branding, packaging, graphic design, and web design. He runs The Busy Creator.

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