Must-Read Career Tips for Architects

To bolster your career in 2016, we gathered our most popular career-related articles—from the best places to look for architecture jobs to creating a professional portfolio. Plus, you’ll pick up tips from successful architects across the nation.

Creating the Perfect Portfolio
When it comes to landing the job you want, having an impeccable portfolio is essential. Read tips on how to tell your story, organize your portfolio, and use the latest design tools.

3 Tips to Make Your Cover Letter Stand Out
Ever wonder why you never got a phone call for that dream position? This cover letter advice can help you be first on the interview list the next time around.

5 Networking Tips for Aspiring Architects
Networking can be the difference between securing an interview at your favorite firm and getting lost in a sea of applicants. These networking tips will help you get on the inside track.

Best Websites for Finding Architecture Jobs
Ready to start your next job hunt? Check out these websites for every kind of role in the industry—from entry level to senior partner.

NCARB Live: Architecture Career Tips
Watch this episode of NCARB Live to pick up career tips from Robert Holzbach, Associate Principal and Director of Staff Operations with Hickok Cole Architects; Tyler Ashworth, from VOA; and AIAS Director of Leadership & Career Services Kimberly Tuttle.

How to Prepare for an Interview at an Architecture Firm
Top-notch advice on preparing for your next interview, from conducting research to practicing your pitch.

5 Tips for Building Your Professional Network
Learn how to broaden your network of supporters by connecting with your peers, professors, and community leaders.

How to Find an IDP Friendly Firm
Applying for your first job as an aspiring architect can be daunting. Learn what questions to ask to ensure your next firm will help you excel during your Intern Development Program (IDP).