Autodesk University 2017 Top Sessions and Tips on Speaking

This past November, I had the good fortune of presenting a session at Autodesk University 2017 with my office neighbor Donnie Gladfelter. Our session, Overcoming the Seven Deadly Sins of Corporate Training Programs, was just tagged as one of the top rated sessions at AU this past year. First off of, I am really proud … Continue reading Autodesk University 2017 Top Sessions and Tips on Speaking

BILT and Workset1

In the world of the Internet, I definitely waited too long for a BILT NA 2017 recap. Here's my summary: I went, I talked, I learned a lot, it was awesome. Seriously, it's a fantastic conference if you have any interest in technology and the design and construction of buildings. I am a nerd at … Continue reading BILT and Workset1

For Your Consideration…

Autodesk University has introduced voting for its courses this year, and I have made a handful of submissions that I would love you to think about voting for.  It's just like the Oscars!  Sort of! You can get to the voting site here, and you can search for my proposals by their names below.  It … Continue reading For Your Consideration…

My Webinar Setup

It's been a bit longer than I like since I've made a post here. In truth, I've been putting a lot of my posting effort over on, beefing up the technical posts on that site. It's been fun, but I have missed dropping a note or two over here. I figured there's not much … Continue reading My Webinar Setup

Making COBie Sexy

I've had the pleasure of being part of the team responsible for the Autodesk Revit Interoperabiity Tools, and it's been a treat helping to figure out how to make the best tool and continue to refine them. They have been in development and available in one form or another for a couple years now, but … Continue reading Making COBie Sexy

A Little Dash of IT Magic for Deployments

The nature of deployments means that they will most likely end up on a network server somewhere. But for one reason or another, you might not want to just dive in and create those deployments right on the server: you could be running out of space, you might be testing out a new configuration, or … Continue reading A Little Dash of IT Magic for Deployments

It’s Time For Color Construction Documents

How long has it been since you saw rows and rows of giant rolls of 30x42 sheets bound up in butcher paper, waiting for the Fed Ex guy to come and pick them up (and try to not break his back)? Every time a job was put out to bid, I remember the admin staff … Continue reading It’s Time For Color Construction Documents