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Robert Green


Robert Green performs CAD programming, standardization, and consulting services globally. He is the author of Expert CAD Management: The Complete Guide. Reach him via his website.


How to Stay Billable in the CAD Management 3.0 Era Article
How to Stay Billable in the CAD Management 3.0 Era   11 Feb, 2020
By: Robert Green

CAD management facilitates production, so it should be almost entirely billable — which means you need to reprioritize your workload.

CAD Management 3.0 — The Change Is Real Article
CAD Management 3.0 — The Change Is Real   28 Jan, 2020
By: Robert Green

CAD Manager Column: We’re now in the midst of the third major change wave in CAD management, which will place new demands on CAD managers and redefine what it takes to compete in the field.

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#437)   14 Jan, 2020
By: Robert Green

Resolve to be a more prepared and capable CAD manager in 2020 — Robert Green will show you how.

Predictions and Resolutions for Better CAD Management in 2020 Article
Predictions and Resolutions for Better CAD Management in 2020   14 Jan, 2020
By: Robert Green

CAD Manager Column: Resolve to manage your resources more effectively, make the most of your budget, and become more involved with IT, and you’ll be better prepared for the challenges coming your way this year.

The State of CAD Management at the Start of a New Decade Article
The State of CAD Management at the Start of a New Decade    10 Dec, 2019
By: Robert Green

CAD Manager Column: Conferring with hundreds of CAD managers and vendors at Autodesk University provides perspective on which issues are most pressing for the profession as we enter 2020.

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#435)   12 Nov, 2019
By: Robert Green

When CAD managers are buffeted by changes in tools and workflows, incremental innovation is a sensible approach that minimizes risk and cost.

Manage Major Changes with Incremental Innovation Article
Manage Major Changes with Incremental Innovation   12 Nov, 2019
By: Robert Green

In CAD management, the only thing that doesn’t change … is that things change! When coping with radical changes in software, hardware, or workflows, choose an approach that minimizes risk and cost.

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#434)   8 Oct, 2019
By: Robert Green

Are your users relying on free file-hosting services to sync their files — and do you know the risks of that approach?

Is Your Data Management Strategy in Sync with CAD Needs? Article
Is Your Data Management Strategy in Sync with CAD Needs?   8 Oct, 2019
By: Robert Green

CAD Manager Column: Do your users rely on free file-hosting services like OneDrive or Dropbox to sync their files? It’s time to get educated about the requirements — and risks — of this approach.

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#432)   10 Sep, 2019
By: Robert Green

CAD managers are still struggling to get senior management to appreciate the value of standards — and to get the authority to enforce them.