Start-Up Series: Richard FitzGerald

Richard FitzGerald is the director of Richard FitzGerald Architects, a small architecture firm that primarily focuses on residential projects. FitzGerald started his firm in 2018 after working for Melbourne-based NTF Architecture for more than eight years.     Archibiz: How did you know when you were ready to break off on your own?  FitzGerald: I suppose I always … Continued

Ray Brown and Dave Sharp talk business basics of architecture

Earlier this year, Dave interviewed Ray Brown, Archibiz co-founder and chief mentor, about the business basics of architecture. In the video, you’ll watch Dave and Ray break down the importance of concentrating on business basics and fundamentals to reach success. Ray explains how critical a mindset shift can be for architectural leaders to have a great business performance.

Why mindset is key to change

During the first-ever Architect’s Success Forum on Tuesday, Archibiz’s co-founder Ray Brown delved into some of the ways that architects can take action so that they can achieve success within their practices, even during a global pandemic. There are simple mindset shifts that architects can adopt to start seeing changes in their practice

A Strategy in Practice: Architects Talk Business Strategy at ArchiTeam CPD Workshop

At ArchiTeam’s CPD + Workshop on Business Strategy, the topic of conversation revolved around how to set a clear business strategy in an architectural practice. The Virtual Workshop for 45 ArchiTeam members from around Australia, featuring three speakers, focused on how architects can implement a strategy that can set them up for success in the future.