Author Archives: Alicia Rodriguez

Pride WIELD Event

Submitted by: WA Contents
Source: World Architect Community

The AIA|DC Equity Committee by WIELD is hosting its first Pride month event on Tues June 22nd from 4:00pm – 6:00pm. The organizers are honored to celebrate the diverse stories of their …

By Alicia Rodriguez
Alicia Rodriguez Executive Director, Employer Engagement Alicia Rodriguez
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10 New Trends in Architecture for 2021

With every New Year, hops in the celebrated trend of goal setting and aiming for something new and better, looking forward to the enhanced …

By Alicia Rodriguez
Alicia Rodriguez Executive Director, Employer Engagement Alicia Rodriguez
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A Virtual Home Imagines a More Free and Authentic Future for Black Families

Published by: Metropolis 
Author:  Leilah Stone
The Obsidian Virtual Concept House is an interactive dwelling conceptualized by the Black Artists + Designers Guild in collaboration with architects Leyden Lewis and Nina Cooke John with interiors by 25 BADG creatives.

By Alicia Rodriguez
Alicia Rodriguez Executive Director, Employer Engagement Alicia Rodriguez
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6 Predictions for Design’s Big Trends in 2021

6 Predictions for Design’s Big Trends in 2021
We asked designers, makers, and trendsetters what they expect to see all over the place in 2021

Courtesy of Yinka Ilori 

By Alicia Rodriguez
Alicia Rodriguez Executive Director, Employer Engagement Alicia Rodriguez
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Hard Skills vs. Soft Skills: What Are They and How Can You Show Them Off in Your Job Search?

There’s no way around it. In your job hunt, your skills matter. They tell potential employers not only what you can do, but how you can do it and even who you are. All your skills can generally be divided …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Airlines will struggle long after passengers feel safe to fly again

By Chris Isidore, CNN Business
Retrieved from “Airlines will struggle long after passengers feel safe to fly again”

By Alicia Rodriguez
Alicia Rodriguez Executive Director, Employer Engagement Alicia Rodriguez
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7 Questions You Should Definitely Ask When Interviewing for a Remote Job

If you’re interviewing for a remote job, digging into the culture of the company where you’re hoping to work should be a top priority. And understanding the remote work culture specifically is even more crucial. Why? As experts point out, …

By Julie Anne Russell - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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11 Ways to Become a Better Architect (Without Doing Architecture)

11 Ways to Become a Better Architect (Without Doing Architecture)

Architects are often noted for having bad work-life balance, a lot of …

By Alicia Rodriguez
Alicia Rodriguez Executive Director, Employer Engagement Alicia Rodriguez
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Everything You Need to Know About Listing Hard Skills on Your Resume (Plus Examples!)

The goal of your resume is simple: to show potential employers that you’re the right person for a job. And to be the right person, you’ve got to have the right hard skills.

Hard skills are the specific knowledge or …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Manufacturing Trends That Will Continue in the New Normal

Manufacturing Trends That Will Continue in The New Normal
Strategic companies are identifying and embracing trends that were already rapidly picking up speed while rewarding innovation in order to stay relevant and competitive.
By: Mark Dohnalek, August 11, 2020
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By Alicia Rodriguez
Alicia Rodriguez Executive Director, Employer Engagement Alicia Rodriguez
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