Jarrod D. Lee
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Just Curious...
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Of those who lost jobs a couple of years ago...have you found a new one yet?  I am sure there are some that have started their own thing, some may be doing great, some may have already folded.  I am…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jay Smith Oct 6, 2012.

What To Call Yourself or I Like Poking Sleeping Bears with Sticks
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The battle continues to be waged over what "those of us who are not yet registered" may call ourselves.  I saw a post about this in the Pro Practice forum, but thought it was also appropriate as a…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ricky Peterika Jun 22, 2011.

My Resume...Your Thoughts and Musings
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I am sure that many of you are in the same boat as myself...thoroughly experienced and frustrated!  I have been out of work going on 8 months now.  I have sent out resume after resume, only to get,…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Andrew Garulay, RLA May 27, 2011.

 

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Nov 5, 2012
landplanner replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"Dr. MACdonald: Glad to see your out there and still opinionated as ever. Your searing and piercing humor was much missed and a very welcome comeback. Keep it up compadre. "
Sep 26, 2012
Heather Smith replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"I think what he is saying is more about pragmatism then idealism. Of course having the opportunity to work with multiple designers and feed off of each other is wonderful. But when we see post after post of people looking for work, do we finally…"
Sep 26, 2012
Heather Smith replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"You do both. Get your hands dirty and do the business work."
Sep 26, 2012
Leslie B Wagle replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"Well, I think some people do self-select out, but you have to remember that as you go back in time, there were fewer and fewer of us out there in the past (due to a continuing upward trend in numbers of schools and graduates over time). That is,…"
Sep 26, 2012
Alan Ray, RLA replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"very well said Andrew...I don't know where the idea that they have to be mutually exclusive came from...I guess that's what is being taught these days."
Sep 25, 2012
Andrew Garulay, RLA replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"Necessity does not displace creativity. Creativity is what needs to be used to solve problems. It is not limited to unbridled whims.   When necessities are overlooked in order to be expressive it is a lack of creativity. It is no different…"
Sep 25, 2012
Leslie B Wagle replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"It IS sort of a trade-off. On the employee side, you have to do whatever the sales force brings in (and you may even drawn into being part of the sales force) plus you don't have any security when the times are rough. On the consulting side,…"
Sep 24, 2012
Alan Ray, RLA replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"you can do both....it is a balancing act."
Sep 23, 2012
Alan Ray, RLA replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"I have mentioned this before, after 40+ years dedicated to la is seems that this profession seems to work if you are self employed....I've seen many discouaged in dead-end jobs, no jobs, bad bosses, etc....... The only way to make a decent…"
Sep 22, 2012
Tosh K replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"I graduated in '09. Took some down time, took a few months to get an entry level job (with 5 yrs of experience in site engineering), got laid off for a year. I've been working now at another firm for just over a year. Most of my peers are…"
Sep 22, 2012
Jeff replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"I have given up all hope for this profession after being laid off (I am a registered LA with over a decade of experience).  Maybe if you are in your 20's and naive, you can have fun in this field but once you start to settle down, buy a…"
Sep 21, 2012
Alan Ray, RLA replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"did you ever hear the statement "you get what you pay for" ? "
Sep 20, 2012
Boilerplater replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"Madness!  How will they ever pay for their copy of 3D Studio at those wages?!  Are these people who are living in parts of the world where you can live for $5/day?"
Sep 11, 2012
Leslie B Wagle replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"Hm....and I thought elance looked like rough turf (scroll down this one): http://fiverr.com/categories/graphics-design/architecture-design"
Sep 11, 2012
Ernst Glaeser replied to Jarrod D. Lee's discussion 'Just Curious...'
"And the same accounts for the MENA region"
Sep 11, 2012

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At 10:07pm on February 17, 2011, Andrew Spiering said…

Hey Jarrod,

Thanks for the feedback! The  fees cover the remaining webinars.

Thanks again!

 
 
 

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If your property has a well maintained landscape, its value goes up by itself. In fact, a beautiful and well-maintained landscape attracts more numbers of buyers…Continue

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I was curious about a large construction project underway and found out that it is to be a new mega church, and from there discovered it had a Facebook page, where progress videos are being shown. A video at an early stage of the work, made earlier…Continue

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Getting Employed 7 Replies

Hi. My name is Shawn. I've been through the whole catch-22 experience loop for far too long (since 2009) and I really need to figure something out. Anybody have any thoughts on what I need to do to get employed by a design/drafting office? I know…Continue

Started by Shawn Boyd in GENERAL DISCUSSION. Last reply by Shawn Boyd Sep 14.

nursery quality challenges

Dear colleagues,Earlier this year DeepRoot and I asked buyers to anonymously share their experience sourcing quality nursery stock and I wrote a blog post summarizing the results of that survey:…Continue

Started by Ellyn Shea in PLANTS & HORTICULTURE Sep 14.

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