Design firms have changed their practice management procedures because of pandemic-related restrictions placed on office settings, travel, and in-person meetings with clients, government offices, contractors, and others involved in putting a capital asset in place. Video conferencing through various productivity tools has become part of the new normal for internal and project communications. But there […]
The Quarterly eNewsletter of The AIA Trust —January 2021
Make a point to register for the upcoming free webinar ‘Negotiating Contracts: Understand Your Risks’ brought to you by AIA Trust and Victor on October 21, 1-2:30 pm EDT, offering 1.5 AIA learning units credit.
The AIA Trust has just published an article titled “Firm Management Strategies” based on interviews with various sized firms from around the country about how they have managed through various catastrophes and endured – often emerging stronger than before.
Most people envision fantastic futures for themselves and their family. And whether you’re sending children to college, purchasing a new home or starting a business, your income is the engine that turns your aspirations into reality. But what if you were to die? How would this affect your family’s plans?
Setting goals and objectives that you integrate into your services and project delivery process is an effective way to develop a risk management program for your firm.
You want to retire comfortably when the time comes. You also want to help your child go to college. How do you juggle the two? Saving for your retirement and your child’s education at the same time can be a challenge–but you may be able to reach both goals if you make some smart choices […]
It’s not just paranoia: driving at night is actually more dangerous. Fatal accidents are three times more likely at night compared with the daytime, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).