Column: CAD Manager
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Seven Pitfalls to Avoid as You Transition to 3D Modeling   10 Jul, 2013

You've heard plenty about what to do when moving from 2D CAD to 3D and building information modeling. Now it's time to learn what not to do.More>>

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Meet Your Managers' Expectations   26 Jun, 2013

Upper management wants certain things from you as a CAD manager. Do you know what they are?More>>

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Best of the CAD Manager's Newsletter   12 Jun, 2013

In honor of Robert Green's 300th issue, Cadalyst editors share fifteen favorite features from recent years. More>>

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Approach Disruptive Technologies with Caution   22 May, 2013

Upgrading an operating system or running software from the cloud won't automatically make for better designs — and it might cause trouble.More>>

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Conduct a CAD Management Audit   8 May, 2013

Are you like an overworked logger, too busy felling trees to sharpen your ax? Take the time to stop and think critically about what you're doing — and how you're doing it.More>>

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Don't Get Caught in the Tool Worship Trap, Part 2   24 Apr, 2013

In your discussions with upper management, don't get distracted by the new software's appealing features — focus on how it will impact users and processes. More>>

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Don't Get Caught in the Tool Worship Trap   10 Apr, 2013

In your quest to gain management support for new software, begin with a lesson in reality.More>>

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Sharpen Up!   12 Mar, 2013

CAD Manager: Use the 80/20 approach to time management to hone your skills and influence.More>>

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No-Budget CAD Management   27 Feb, 2013

These simple suggestions will make an impact on your workplace and don't require a dime — just your time.More>>

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Improve CAD Production Quality by Annoying Your Users, Part 3   13 Feb, 2013

Transferring the burden of problem solving to the users who cause the problems is a great strategy — but only if you can take yourself out of the process.More>>