How to Use Placemaking to Create the City of the Future – Marko&Placemakers

How to Use Placemaking to Create the City of the Future – Marko&Placemakers

Welcome back to “Archipreneur Insights”, the interview series with leaders who are responsible for some of the world’s most exciting and creatively disarming architecture. The series largely follows those who have an architectural degree but have since followed an entrepreneurial or alternative career path but also interviews other key players...
Top 10 Guidelines for Success in Archipreneurship

Top 10 Guidelines for Success in Archipreneurship

There are no clear rules to follow when it comes to making career choices in any industry, particularly in the entrepreneurial arena where business owners often have to come up with innovative, unconventional solutions to problems. In archipreneurship, which is still in its nascent state, AEC professionals often have to...
How two Architect Developers Became Their Own Clients – Díaz&Gallardo Unusual Real Estate

How two Architect Developers Became Their Own Clients – Díaz&Gallardo Unusual Real Estate

Do you want to get an inside look into the minds of the initiators and performers of the architectural community? If so, we heartily welcome you to “Archipreneur Insights”! In this interview series, we talk to the leaders and key players who have created outstanding work and projects within the...
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How to Productize Architectural Services

How to Productize Architectural Services

Are you stuck in the endless cycle of reinventing your service with every new project? Tired of negotiations, meetings and writing proposals? There is an effective way to optimize your design-based business that will allow you to finally stop wasting precious time. Productizing architectural services will enable you to streamline your procedures and create assets...
How two Architects Created a Platform to Share Unused Space for More Sustainability: Splacer

How two Architects Created a Platform to Share Unused Space for More Sustainability: Splacer

A very warm welcome to “Archipreneur Insights”, the interview series with the architectural, design and building community’s movers and shakers. In this series we get to grips with their opinions, thoughts and practical solutions and learn how to apply their ideas to our own creative work for success in the field of architecture and beyond....
Editor's Pick: Daniel Susskind and Alastair Parvin Debate the Future for Architects

Editor’s Pick: Daniel Susskind and Alastair Parvin Debate the Future for Architects

Welcome to Editor’s Picks, where we feature our favorite interviews, must-watch videos and innovative news from the architectural, design and building communities’ movers and shakers. This week, we want to share with you a panel discussion with Daniel Susskind and Alastair Parvin about the future of architects, organized by the London School of Architecture (LSA)....
Reasons Why Architects Can Make Great Developers (or not?)

Reasons Why Architects Can Make Great Developers (or not?)

Are architects cut out for the world of real estate? Are we able to take the reins of our designs and take on full responsibility for our projects’ development and construction? By Lidija Grozdanic Today, a majority of architects work solely on the design end of the development process. It is common knowledge that the...
Work Smarter, Not Harder! How to Take Advantage of Technology in Architecture, with Michael Kilkelly from ArchSmarter

Work Smarter, Not Harder! How to Take Advantage of Technology in Architecture, with Michael Kilkelly from ArchSmarter

Do you want to get into the heads of the top initiators and performers in the field of architecture, building and development? If so, we heartily welcome you to “Archipreneur Insights”! In this interview series, we talk to the leaders and key players who have created outstanding work and projects. Get to know how they...
How Architects Can Use Their Existing Skill Set to Become Savvy Marketers

How Architects Can Use Their Existing Skill Set to Become Savvy Marketers

“If I make good designs, then clients will come.” – This one of the biggest mistakes architects make. Your work may be excellent, but if it doesn’t have any way to reach your prospects, it might as well not exist. A well-executed marketing strategy can go a long way in bringing in new clients and...
How an Architect Created a Crowdsourcing Platform for Interior Design – with the Founder of CoContest

How an Architect Created a Crowdsourcing Platform for Interior Design – with the Founder of CoContest

Do you want to get into the heads of the top initiators and performers in the field of architecture, building and development? If so, we heartily welcome you to “Archipreneur Insights”! In this interview series, we talk to the leaders and key players who have created outstanding work and projects. Get to know how they...
Algorithm vs. Architect: Will Machines Design the Cities of the Future?

Algorithm vs. Architect: Will Machines Design the Cities of the Future?

Discourse concerning automation and artificial intelligence has really come into the limelight in the last few decades, and we have seen both optimistic predictions and dystopian visions of the future. Are machines taking our jobs away, or are they helping us move away from menial tasks and pursue more creative endeavors? Do architects have any...
How to Create Great Places – Tyler Stonebreaker on His Real Estate Company Creative Space

How to Create Great Places – Tyler Stonebreaker on His Real Estate Company Creative Space

Do you want to get into the heads of the top initiators and performers in the field of architecture, building and development? If so, we heartily welcome you to “Archipreneur Insights”! In this interview series, we talk to the leaders and key players who have created outstanding work and projects. Get to know how they...
Thinking of Archipreneurship? How to Overcome Your Initial Fears in 7 Steps

Thinking of Archipreneurship? How to Overcome Your Initial Fears in 7 Steps

Entrepreneurs are, by definition, dedicated to exploring new ways of running enterprises and generating innovation. This willingness to break away from traditional business models comes with a set of stresses and risks that far exceed those afflicting architects who work for a paycheck. The fear of failure and economic uncertainty are some of the biggest...
Smarter, Better Cities: Converting Data into Designs for Urban Planning with Antje Kunze

Smarter, Better Cities: Converting Data into Designs for Urban Planning with Antje Kunze

“Archipreneur Insights” is an interview series with experts and entrepreneurs in the field of architecture, building and development, highlighting the creative and unusual operations of their businesses and projects. Considering we’re very deep within the age of technology, we also look at how these community leaders have used alternative methods to achieve their career and...
Space as a Service: Business Models that Change How We Live and Work

Space as a Service: Business Models that Change How We Live and Work

Long-term leases and skyrocketing property prices are making it increasingly difficult for young professionals to remain in metropolitan areas. New models of living and working have since gained popularity among millennials. Companies like WeWork, Pure House, Krash and Common recognize the younger generation’s need for convenience, flexibility and less liability, and have developed successful business...