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August 18, 2017
Update: The next issue of AIA Architect will arrive on Thursday, August 31
AIA Compensation Report
Newly updated for 2017, the biannual AIA Compensation Report gives you access to salary data for 39 firm positions in 26 states, 25 metro areas, and 17 cities. Get an exclusive look at salary trends and expert analysis on where the market is headed, as well as information on workplace culture and employee incentives that firms are offering to attract and retain top talent.
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What do emerging professionals need from firms?
Supervisors and principals have a unique opportunity to help their emerging designers down the path to licensure. But in order to move forward in their careers, EPs must state their needs loud and clear, and firm leaders should be listening.
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MasterSpec is the industry-leading building and construction specification resource. It contains specifications for projects of all sizes, types and phases, with over 3,000 master guide specifications organized into 17 specialty libraries. A MasterSpec license also includes access to sustainable design and manufacturer product information; AIA members receive a 10 percent discount.

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Featured Stories
LEEDv4 and health
This first entry in a series on green building rating systems and human health examines the latest iteration of LEED and how it addresses the well-being of occupants.
Anica Landreneau, Assoc. AIA
As the director of sustainable design at HOK, Anica Landreneau, Assoc. AIA, leads energy efficiency efforts for a worldwide firm that has not only made AIA's 2030 Commitment but operates under a board-driven mandate to produce smart, beautiful buildings across their portfolio.
Foreign direct investment
Before working on projects for foreign clients, United States-based architecture firms should first understand how overseas clients invest and operate.
Air and water barrier innovations
Over the years, there have been dramatic advancements in air and water barrier solutions. AIA partner Georgia-Pacific examines the pros and cons of today's options, including its DensElement Barrier System.
Lisbon to London
Chicago Architecture Biennial
2030 report
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