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Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”-African Proverb “Teamwork makes the dream work,” I always say because teamwork is a core value at MCFA. Most people hear that and think it means “nice” or “soft.” “Go along, get along.” Cocktail hours with co-workers. Kumbaya stuff, right? […]

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Inspiring People & Places: Episode 41

Title: “Understanding How Education Makes a Company with Mike Meddock, Chief Development Officer/Principal at SME” Episode Summary: On today’s episode, BJ sits down with Mike Meddock, Chief Development Officer/Principal at SME. Mike shares his journey opening offices around the country, how he has developed an educational program within SME, and how training your team is one […]

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Happy Father’s Day!

“Being a dad isn’t just about eating a huge bag of gummy bears as your wife gives birth. It means being comfortable with the word ‘hero’.”-Ryan Reynolds I was interviewing Jan Tuchman (Former Editor and Chief of Engineering News-Record), and I had to pause a second to compose myself. You see, one of the most important rules of […]

Podcast

Inspiring People & Places: Episode 40

Title: “The Art of Problem Solving with Barbara White Bryson, Author of Creating a Culture of Predictable Outcomes: How Leadership, Collaboration and Decision-Making Drive Architecture and Construction” Episode Summary: On this week’s episode, BJ sits down with Barbara White Bryson, Author, Planner, Strategist, and Principal for Strategic Futures at DI Strategic Advisors. BJ breaks down Barbara’s […]