The Practice Management Knowledge Community (PMKC) identifies and develops information on the business of architecture for use by the profession to maintain and improve the quality of the professional and business environment. The PMKC initiates programs, provides content and serves as a resource to other knowledge communities, and acts as experts on AIA Institute programs and policies that pertain to a wide variety of business practices and trends.
The PMKC focuses on: Business practices and trends; Human resources management; Integrated practice and delivery methods; Knowledge / Innovation management; Marketing and business development; Leadership development; Financial management; Global practices; Operations management; Ownership transitions; Project management; Quality management; Risk management; Strategic alliances; Strategic planning; Student and emerging professional development.
The PMKC is also dedicated to developing new, more effective means of discovering, gathering, organizing and disseminating practice management knowledge among architects and their strategic partners.
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Advancing the Practice of Architecture
Mission: The Practice Management Knowledge Community’s mission is to discover, generate, organize, and share insights, resources, and tools that enable architects to practice more effectively.
Vision: To serve as the essential resource for advancing the practice of architecture.
Rena Klein, FAIA | RM Klein Consulting | Seattle, WA
Jason Pierce, AIA | HOK | St. Louis
David Barkin, AIA | JCJ Architecture | Woodbridge, CT
A. Lira Luis, AIA | Atelier Lira Luis, LLC | Chicago
David Richards, AIA | Rossetti | Detroit
Donald Simpson, AIA | KPS Group, Inc. | Birmingham, AL
3D printing or Additive Manufacturing is a disruptive innovation that could potentially create new...
PM is an active member of the Center for Integrated Practice. Find more resources related to integrated project delivery, collaboration, and technology at our CIP website.
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View the Spring and Summer 2014 Practice Management Digest Issues.
Left to Right: David Barkin, AIA; Rena Klein, FAIA; Jason Pearce, AIA; Scott Kuehn, AIA and Donald Simpson, AIA
The majority of my 'non-compensated' competition entries had the prospect of publication and a paid Commission (8+- over my career). Early in my career, I did 3 theoretical...
2.Yes- Have been shortlisted to final firms on multiple occasions only to see project going to competing firm and design ideas blatantly ripped off.
We do not enter design...
The devil is in the details, particularly whether the competition is an effort by a public entity to start a project or an effort by a private developer to get free work.
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