This book offers architects and interior designers practical information on the wide range of business, financial, and management knowledge needed for a profitable and successful practice. Dozens of topics are brought together in a concise, up to date reference work giving useful, money making ideas and solutions to problems facing design professionals. New subjects are also included to provide additional resources to keep you ahead of the competition.
Success requires a balance between good design and sound business administration. Architects and designers often have little training or experience in management. This book fills that gap by summarizing the essential elements of effective business practice. It provides a means for small and large firms alike to evaluate their operational methods, improve efficiency, and increase profits. Hundreds of ideas are assembled in one convenient place to help you realize your full potential.