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  • Revit Keyboard Shortcuts

    By on March 1, 2018

    Autodesk Revit continues to be the predominant platform in the AEC industry for project design and documentation. With most...

  • Architectural Registration Exam Version 4.0 is Being Retired

    By on February 1, 2018

    With the retirement of the Architect Registration Examination (ARE®) 4.0 around the corner, thousands of licensure candidates have already...

  • Minneapolis Posts One of the Lowest Jobless Rates Among Large Cities

    By on December 1, 2017

    The Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington metropolitan area in Minnesota and the Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro-Franklin metropolitan area in Tennessee posted the lowest unemployment rates...

  • Top U.S. Cities for LEED-Certified Construction Includes Minneapolis & Chicago

    By on September 26, 2017

    In the 20+ years since the U.S. Green Building Council first developed its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design...

  • Five College Programs Added to NCARB’s IPAL Initiative

    By on June 28, 2017

    The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) recently announced that architecture programs at five schools in the United...

  • NCARB: Average Time to Licensure is 12.5 Years

    By on June 26, 2017

    The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) announced today that the time to licensure has dropped to an...

  • Engineering Graduates to Earn Second Highest Average Salary

    By on June 22, 2017

    Engineering grads for the class of 2017 will have an average salary of $63,036, making engineering the second-highest paying...

  • Alternate Path to Licensure for Architects

    By on May 3, 2017

    The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) announced at the 2017 AIA Conference on Architecture in Orlando, Fla.,...

  • Architecture Billings Continued Growth in March

    By on April 21, 2017

    The monthly Architecture Billings Index (ABI) came in at a score of 54.3 in March, up 3.6 points from...

  • Architecture Billings Reach Highest Level Since 2007

    By on January 19, 2017

    The latest report from the AIA indicates a strong end for 2016, with three consecutive months of growth in...

  • New Federal Laws for Overtime Pay in Architecture

    By on August 3, 2016

    Looming changes to federal overtime rules could have a lasting impact on the architectural industry, particularly among firms that...

  • Press Release: AEC Resources Successfully Completes 300th Search Assignment

    By on May 25, 2016

    Minneapolis, MN – May 24, 2016 /Business Wire/ – AEC Resources, Inc., the leading staffing and recruiting agency for...

  • Architecture Job Hunting Tips

    By on February 8, 2016

    The new year brings new opportunities, and for many of you that means job hunting. Rather than just applying...

  • Hotel Construction Projected to be Strong Through 2017

    By on January 13, 2016

    It’s all good if you’re in the hotel business. Occupancy rates in the U.S. are expected to remain at...

  • Strong Rebound for Architectural Billings Index

    By on November 9, 2015

    The Architecture Billings Index (ABI) returned to positive territory after a slight dip in August, and has seen growth...