How To Be an Architect AND a Badass

By on August 28, 2014. Posted in , .

This week I’m taking a little time to rejuvenate my creative mind (I’m taking a vacation.) You may have noticed if you follow me on Instagram that my feed over the last few days contains far less straight lines and rigid forms… just something about fully immersing yourself in nature that is so refreshing for your soul.

“Sharpen the Saw means preserving and enhancing the greatest asset you have – you.” – Stephen R. Covey

So I’ve pulled together a few articles I’ve read recently that have been inspiring or motivating – words to remind us to always “Go be great.”

Business Women Experts: 8 Traits that Make You a Badass
Eight Traits that Make You a Badass by Shelley Prevost on BWE: Business Women Experts, image from BWE

 

25 Common Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs
25 Common Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs, by James Stephenson via Entrepreneur / Starting a Business (image from Entrepreneur)

 

TO be Authentic One must be Awake
9 Strategies for Becoming a More Authentic Leader by Faisal Hoque, via FastCompany

 

INSPIRE: from the Missing 32% Project

INSPIRE% from The Missing 32% Project:

Jaya Kader Zebede, AIA

“INSPIRE% is our new initiative where we will present personal stories of amazing people who embody our vision of equitable practice, fostering and keeping talent within the profession and elevating the value of Architecture to society.”