Monthly Archives: August 2009

Interview with Stanley Stark, HDR/CU2HA

In this 12th edition of “Sound Advice with Joan Capelin,” Stanley Stark, FAIA, vice president and national director of life sciences at HDR/CU2HA provides his perspective and advice on the following topics:
-Lessons learned from past recessions
-Building a constituency for change
-How to maintain client loyalty
-Whether innovation will diminish as a result of the recession
-The importance of good communication

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Stanley Stark Shares His Experience During Downturns and How He Prevails

Joan Capelin interviewed Stanley Stark – vice president and national director of life sciences for HDR/CUH2A – for the 12th interview of the “Sound Advice” series.

The podcast provides perspective and advice on lessons learned from past recessions; building a constituency for change; how to maintain client loyalty; whether innovation will diminish as a result of the recession; and the importance of good communication.

Interview with Ryc Loope, Arizona State University

In this 11th edition of “Sound Advice with Joan Capelin,” Ryc Loope – architect, president of HL Design-Build, professor of housing and community development, and also founding director of The Master of Real Estate Development Program at Arizona State University provides perspective and advice on the following topics:

Five things design professionals should know before going into development
Uncommon sources to fund development projects
Why and how to strengthen the bottom line
Why you need to be aggressive in today’s economy

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Joan Writes About Looking Through the Wrong End of the Telescope

“Focus on your clients.”  That’s fundamental communications advice, but, Joan Capelin says in her August column in Marketer, many marketers unwittingly forget. 

Ryc Loope Explains How Design Professionals Can Diversify in a Recession

Joan Capelin interviewed R. Nicholas Loope – practicing architect, professor of housing and community development, founding director of the Master of Real Estate Development Program at Arizona State University, and also president of HL Design-Build – for the 11th interview of the “Sound Advice” series.