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A look back at design standard shifts

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A look back at design standard shifts

The ways our businesses and facilities function in relation to employees and customers are bound to adjust due to COVID-19.

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Long-term results

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Long-term results

By Chad Clinehens | Use these tips to achieve long-term results in a short-term world.

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Decision-making: Joe Derhake

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Decision-making: Joe Derhake

CEO and founder of Partner Engineering and Science, Inc. (Hot Firm #9 for 2018), a 700-plus person engineering and environmental due diligence consulting firm. By Liisa Andreassen Correspondent “There’s no boundary between entry-level and senior-level staff,” Derhake says. “Good ideas come from all over and we’re constantly reaching into the organization to ask and listen for those ideas.” A CONVERSATION WITH JOE DERHAKE. The Zweig Letter: A firm’s longevity is valuable. What are you doing to encourage your staff to stick around? Joe Derhake: Our mission is internal – to be the best home for talented professionals in our field....

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Tech rewind

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Tech rewind

Being relevant can be powerful, but it will require you to put down your devices and actively engage with those around you. No doubt you have been in meetings and looked around the room and noticed multiple people with their heads down, staring at their smartphones instead of actively participating. There was a time when this would have been considered just plain rude, but now we take it as a cultural norm. Statistics indicate that the current average daily usage of smartphones exceeds five hours and that number is only increasing. Of that time, less than 25 percent is related...

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