5 biggest risks when starting your own architecture firm 

Many architects aspire to start their own architecture firm one day. They dream of complete autonomy in choosing projects, being their own boss and establishing their name as a respected architect.   Starting your own architecture firm can be an amazing achievement. However, the journey to success is often one that is fraught with difficult roadblocks. … Continued

Business of Architecture: Getting Out of Your Own Way with Ray Brown

Watch Ray Brown, Archibiz co-founder, speak on the Business of Architecture Podcast. In this interview, you’ll hear Rion Willard, host of the show, talk to Ray about how architects can learn the basics of business to advance their own practice. You’ll also learn how architects can communicate their value to the client and bring awareness to their practice.

Mapping the client journey

A client’s journey in your architecture practice can make or break your practice. It can make the difference between whether that client ends up happy with the results and then refers you to friends and family, or talks negatively about your practice when asked. We spoke with Maytree Studios to learn about their client journey, and how you can create your own.

Learn how to demonstrate your value to potential clients

Watch Archibiz’s Chief Mentor, Ray Brown interviewing Kate Fitzgerald of Whispering Smith, on how she uses our 5 Pillars of Value framework to communicate the value of her practice to clients to secure the fees she desires.

Why you should use video in your architecture practice

Video is fast becoming the most popular medium for how we consume content. Whether it be to teach us how to do something, or to inspire us, or even to entertain us. In fact 78% of people watch online videos every week. Read on to learn why we love video and what it can do for your architectural practice.

How important is it to get your architecture projects published?

In a nutshell, published projects will form your foundational layer of marketing content. However, there are different approaches that architects can take to improve their chances of getting their work published in both print and digital platforms. Learn how to get your work published and which types of projects work best for each medium.