Column: CAD Manager
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What's the BIM Deal? Part 3   23 Sep, 2009

From users to IT to senior management, everyone in your company has their own expectations about BIM implementation. Communication, training, and planning will increase your chances of success and minimize the number of unhappy campers. More>>

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What's the BIM Deal? Part 2   9 Sep, 2009

Readers are curious about building information modeling: Is it a reality yet? Will it change how contractors collaborate with architects? How can companies prepare to implement it? More>>

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CAD Management in a Continuing Recession, Part 3   12 Aug, 2009

Whether they're located in the United States or New Zealand — which is faring better than the U.S. during this crisis — the recession is forcing CAD managers to evaluate their methods to get more done with fewer resources.More>>

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Redefine Priorities to Survive Tough Times (CAD Manager Column)   2 Feb, 2009

Weather the recession with hard work and sharp skills.More>>

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CAD Manager's Survey 2008 (CAD Manager Column)   1 Nov, 2008

Salaries increase while full-time positions and authority decline.More>>

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Budgeting for Success (CAD Manager Column)   1 Oct, 2008

You might hate budgeting, but it's crucial to making sure you and your users have the tools they need.More>>

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Synchronize CAD Files over a Wide Area (CAD Manager Column)   1 Sep, 2008

Planning and proper tools keep data current and users happy.More>>

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Managing Multioffice Mayhem (CAD Manager Column)   1 Aug, 2008

Listen to and actively support your remote CAD users.More>>

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Gaining Independence and Influence (CAD Manager Column)   1 Jul, 2008

Obtaining the trust and support of your users will enable you to gain the latitude to operate as you choose.More>>

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Making Standards Stick (CAD Manager Column)   1 Jun, 2008

Start by building standards that make users' lives easier.More>>