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Episode 154

Think Strategically to Overcome the Challenges of Starting an Architecture Firm with Albert W. Rubeling Jr. FAIA

Enoch SearsApr 4, 2016

Thinking about starting an architecture firm? Today’s guest is Albert W. Rubeling, Jr. FAIA. He's an accomplished architect, business leader and author of the book, How to Start and Operate your Own Design Firm. He is the Senior Vice President of Rubeling and Associates, a JMT Division. In 2015, he served as the 53rd Chancellor of the College of Fellows.

In today’s show you’ll discover:

  • How to determine if you need a partner for your firm (23:14)
  • What to do if you aren’t a natural entrepreneur (26:45)
  • The #1 book you should read before you start your architecture firm (27:07)

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Enoch Bartlett Sears is the founder of the Architect Business Institute, Business of Architecture and co-founder of the Architect Marketing Institute. He helps architects become category leaders in their market. Enoch hosts the #1 rated interview podcast for architects, the Business of Architecture Show where prominent guests like M. Arthur Gensler, Jr. and Thom Mayne share tips and strategies for success in architecture.


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