• The new features in Revit 2018 and what this means to architects.

    Revit 2018 Was Just Released. What This Means to Architecture.

    April 17, 2017

    Springtime has arrived here in North America and with it a new release of Revit has just been released as well. So what does the 2018 version of Revit have in store for us? I’ll focus here on platform and Architecture. If you use Revit for Structural or MEP, I will direct you to the Autodesk website to learn more about what new features are included for those...

  • A study found that people actually learn better online, versus via in-person training, although a blended approach that uses both works best.

    Study: People Learn Better Online than in a Class (Although a Mix Works Best)

    April 17, 2017

    In 2010, the United States Department of Education released an expansive study comparing online learning to in-person learning (classroom time); compared to a mixture of the two. This was a critical study, as the department was determining where it would allocate more than $600 million in funding it had received from the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment...

  • Great leaders don't do everything themselves. They coach to make people around them better.

    The Best Leadership Advice You'll Get From a Steve Jobs Movie

    April 14, 2017

    There’s a great scene in the 2015 movie Steve Jobs where Steve Wozniak, played by Seth Rogen, tells Steve Jobs, played by Michael Fassbender, all the things he doesn’t do. Jobs isn’t a designer, Wozniak said. He isn’t a coder, he never really invented anything himself, some of his early products he stole, Wozniak said. So what is it that Jobs does exactly,...

  • This tool allows you to quickly copy format from one cell to another, which saves you a tremendous amount of time.

    How to Use One of the Most Powerful Excel Tools: The Format...

    April 13, 2017

    One of the most powerful features across the Microsoft Office platform is also one of the most overlooked and underused. I’m talking...

  • The hard skill IT pros most want to learn is security, followed by cloud computing.

    Most IT Pros Think They Have a Dead-End Job. Here's How to ...

    April 13, 2017

    Recently, we at LinkedIn, in conjunction with Spiceworks, asked 198 IT pros what their biggest complaint about work was. Sixty-nine...

  • Warren Buffett was born with a fear of public speaking. But he didn't let that hold him back from his dreams.

    The One Skill That Changed Warren Buffett's Life

    April 12, 2017

    Warren Buffett has two college degrees, a bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a master’s degree from...