I know they don't provide the same services or purposes, but given the cost -- if you had to spend money on carrying just one of the two, which do you suppose holds the most value, if either at…Continue
""Align" is a good one. If you work with image file underlays (say you sketched a plan concept on tissue, scanned it in and want to accurately trace it in AutoCad) this is a must. No more Rotating and Scaling individually to…"
"Fun concept, but sadly enough -- leaving that amount of maintenance, care, and harvesting (time and money) into the hands of a city or public agency probably isn't going to happen. Maybe 1 in 100 people stop and pick an apple, but most…"
"1] make sure it's good photography. not 'your mom thinks it's good because she loves you' -- but actually, good. if it's artistic or documentary -- whatever make sure it's good.
2] I wouldn't put any…"
"from the date i passed the test to the date i was notified everything cleared and was being sent to me was close to 6 weeks. i've heard some people it's 3-4 weeks, but there was a computer issue on their end when it was my turn. …"
"I'm not one who expects to move from state to state all of my life, nor one who believes I can't get reciprocity on my own, and I felt likeI made enough large contributions to CLARB in the licensing process. I'm not sure what…"
I know they don't provide the same services or purposes, but given the cost -- if you had to spend money on carrying just one of the two, which do you suppose holds the most value, if either at all?The only benefit of holding a Council Record through CLARB is that it makes it easier to obtain licensure in another state through reciprocity. ASLA, I used to be a member of during school when it was $50, but now that I'd have to pay for "full membership" does anyone see value in membership outside…See More
"Interesting. I just passed CA and found it to be confusing -- at least in terms of what the focus was . I'd say close to 25% of it was on water conservation through current irrigation regulations, where as I would have thought it…"
"My recent exam had a lot of native plants and plant groupings. Oaks, slopes, fire, erosion, etc....
Know your irrigation -- MAWA, ETWU,(MWELO)/ AB1881, CIMIS; backflow preventers, reclaimed/recycled water in irrigation.
Know your Cal Green. Know…"
"Haha... way to push an "open discussion" about an eternally sensitive subject then rudely pounce on the first person who has a differing viewpoint than yourself.
How has the economic stability and/or job growth for our profession…"
"For steps, it's always safe to use the 2R(isers) + T(read) = 24" - 27".
I tend to try to steer clear of the single step because it usually ends up being a trip hazard -- but that being said, if the grading dictates that say a…"
"Success? Eh.... hard to say. Jerry Hasting's is incredibly helpful and knowledgeable -- but if you can get your hands on the worksheets/study materials it's almost just as helpful. I'd recommend studying a lot before…"
"I called. They answered -- and they said I just need to wait for them to send me the paper saying I passed. So I assume this is what I'm supposed to be doing -- just waiting on them. I can't just send in my application…"
"At first I kinda thought, "So what? That's what executive positions pay." Then I thought, "Dang those tests really are expensive (and getting worse) and it's not like there are that many prospective landscape…"