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Which filter fabrics to use?

I always see in details the note "filter fabric".  But in most cases I never see it specified and I work for a contractor that uses the same fabric for every application and it ends up clogging…Continue

Started Nov 9, 2016

Can't Afford Continuing Education! Now what?
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Hey now,I have gotten nowhere with the NJ Board of Architects so I'll post this here in hopes that someone with a similar experience can shed some light.I have been unemployed for quite some time now…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by 3kybt4jkcg84t May 9, 2014.

 

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Ken Householder replied to Keith's discussion 'Can't Afford Continuing Education! Now what?'
"Keith, Pro-line Publications has some internet CE classes that are pretty reasonable. There is an 8 hour water conservation course for $100 that I'm going to take. I'm in the same boat as you - when you add up the conference, hotel, gas,…"
Apr 18, 2012
Amy Kobe replied to Keith's discussion 'Can't Afford Continuing Education! Now what?'
"Keith, I just read the CE rules for the state of NJ and you are misinformed. The NJ rules allow CE credits a very wide variety of activities--far more than just the annual meeting. Here is a link to the NJ rules:…"
Jan 23, 2012
Tosh K replied to Keith's discussion 'Can't Afford Continuing Education! Now what?'
"Can you use the AIA backed credits from the article in Architectural Record?  I'm sure many libraries carry it and I believe they have articles each month (articles have quizzes in the back)."
Jan 19, 2012
Darrell V. Oliver replied to Keith's discussion 'Can't Afford Continuing Education! Now what?'
"Hey Keith,   Just stumbled across your msg....have you tried McGraw Hill's online education site? You can take the online courses and once you pass, print the certificate that shows you pass and the credit hour.  It's great!"
Jan 19, 2012
Keith is now friends with Anthony Parziale and Boilerplater
Jan 11, 2012
Keith replied to Mark Warriner's discussion 'The Unemployment Rate For Landscape Architects/Designers'
"For anyone working in China, if you get laid off I hear North Korea and Iran are hiring LA's.  Just a tip. "
Jan 11, 2012
Keith replied to Mark Warriner's discussion 'The Unemployment Rate For Landscape Architects/Designers'
"For anyone who does decide to work overseas, keep in mind that if the s**t hits the fan like in mauibob's friend's story, you will come back to a barren wasteland of LA job opportunites with no chance for…"
Jan 6, 2012
Keith replied to Mark Warriner's discussion 'The Unemployment Rate For Landscape Architects/Designers'
"First, I am not your boy.  Second, you are the epitome of my argument in that you had to go to CHINA to find work."
Jan 5, 2012
Keith replied to Mark Warriner's discussion 'The Unemployment Rate For Landscape Architects/Designers'
"I strongly disagree. Do a quick search, there are plenty of jobs in civil engineering, architecture, environmental sciences, and surveying,.....none of which landscape architects are qualified to do.  Landscape architects cannot legally take a…"
Jan 5, 2012
Keith replied to Mark Warriner's discussion 'The Unemployment Rate For Landscape Architects/Designers'
"Reee-goddamn-diculous.  I'm gonna go cry, then look into the local vocational school district for a career in welding....then cry some more."
Jan 5, 2012
Keith replied to Megan Terry's discussion 'Design Drafter'
"I don't mean to discourage you, but after applying to a multitude of drafting jobs I've found that they are going to hire what they are looking for....a drafter.  If they wanted a landscape designer they would put an ad out for…"
Jan 4, 2012
Keith replied to Mark Warriner's discussion 'The Unemployment Rate For Landscape Architects/Designers'
"MauiBob is spot on.  This "profession" is a disaster for my family and me.  I am now praying for a call-back from Petco and my wife, also a licensed landscape architect, is working 20 hours in a retail position. …"
Jan 4, 2012
Amy Kobe replied to Keith's discussion 'Can't Afford Continuing Education! Now what?'
"Why don't you find out if the NJ Board accepts credits for online programs? There are hundreds of free programs on the internet! Check out www.aecdaily.com and www.ronblank.com for ideas."
Dec 29, 2011
Keith replied to Albert C's discussion 'Whats up with the "Jobs" link'
"True, but leave that stuff to Craigslist.  This is a site for Landscape Architects and we have a hard enough time teaching the public that we are more than glorified gardeners.  Job ads like that on a Landscape Architecture website only…"
Dec 25, 2011
Keith replied to Albert C's discussion 'Whats up with the "Jobs" link'
"I like the ad for "entry level maintenance" and better yet "Landscape Assistant at University of Nebraska".  Did anyone actually read that one?  The "Premier Social Network For Landscape Architects" is…"
Dec 24, 2011
Jonathan J. Bob replied to Keith's discussion 'Can't Afford Continuing Education! Now what?'
"Keith,  There are other sources for NJ CEC's.  Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve in PA. has a Land Ethics Symposium that gives 5 CEU's (at least the 2011 session did).    Jonathan  "
Dec 9, 2011

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