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AEC Groundbreaking Growth

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Have you ever attended a conference and been so excited to apply new ideas and insights learned; only to lose sight of them once you’re back to reality? We have. So, we created a podcast that generates that same enthusiasm and inspiration, but on a consistent and convenient basis. We’ll be giving you things to think about and apply to your company that drive growth and profitability. Together we’ll be creating momentum for success. Please join us, even grab a cup of coffee, and get ready for some groundbreaking growth.

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United States

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Have you ever attended a conference and been so excited to apply new ideas and insights learned; only to lose sight of them once you’re back to reality? We have. So, we created a podcast that generates that same enthusiasm and inspiration, but on a consistent and convenient basis. We’ll be giving you things to think about and apply to your company that drive growth and profitability. Together we’ll be creating momentum for success. Please join us, even grab a cup of coffee, and get ready for some groundbreaking growth.

Language:

English


Episodes
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Building Bold Careers in AEC

4/22/2024
Attention Emerging Leaders in AEC! This episode of the AEC Groundbreaking Growth Podcast is for you. We feature Bolanle Williams-Olley, the CFO of Mancini Duffy, a prominent architectural firm based in New York City. Bola discusses her unique career path, highlighting the importance of lifelong learning, embracing opportunities, and giving back to the community. She also shares her BOLD framework, specifically designed to help emerging leaders chart their unique career paths and develop as strong, impactful leaders. This episode is packed with insights and inspiration to help you build a fulfilling and successful career in the AEC industry. Listen in and learn from Bola's experience! 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:37:00

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Turning Your Passion into an AEC Career Path

3/25/2024
Do you have a passion you'd love to turn into a career? In this episode of AEC Groundbreaking Growth, SN’s Emily Lawrence and Jen Knox welcome Matt Nichols, Principal of Acoustics at Jaffe Holden. Matt discusses his unique career path, which began with a passion for music and led him to the world of acoustics. He shares how his background in music has helped him excel in his current role and offers valuable advice for emerging leaders and young people who are looking to turn their passions into careers. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:25:39

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Sneak Peek: Turning Your Passion into an AEC Career

3/18/2024
This sneak peek episode introduces our interview with Matt Nichols, Principal of Acoustics at Jaffe Holden. Matt's story is an inspiration, showcasing how he transformed his passion into a successful AEC career. Join SN’s Emily Lawrence and Jen Knox as we they how he identified his interests and strategically connected them to the AEC industry. This episode is packed with valuable insights for anyone wanting to bridge their passions with rewarding opportunities in AEC. Stay tuned for the full interview, where we'll delve deeper into Matt's journey and gain practical advice to ignite your own AEC success story! 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:10:23

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Charting Your Career Path in the AEC Industry

3/4/2024
Frustrated with a limited AEC career progression? Feeling like your unique skills aren't fully used? Unlock your leadership potential and craft your dream career with our next episode of AEC Groundbreaking Growth! Join Emily and Jen as they chat with Rachel Ribich, Strategic Growth Manager at Nunn Construction. Rachel's impressive journey, marked by passion, strategic decision-making, and unique strengths, offers a wealth of inspiration and actionable advice for emerging leaders like YOU. Discover how Rachel built a powerful career portfolio by collecting diverse experiences and skills. Learn her secrets to advocating for yourself and confidently pursuing your dream opportunities. Want to know how Rachel leveraged her marketing skills to land a leadership role in construction? Tune in for exclusive insights and actionable strategies you can implement TODAY! Emerging leaders in the AEC industry, don't miss this! Listen now and start building your successful future! 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:24:08

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Strengths to Passion: Building a Fulfilling AEC Career

2/20/2024
Whether your career path is a defined roadmap or more of a blank canvas, aspiring leaders in the AEC industry will find great value in our next episode. Join your hosts Emily Lawrence and Jen Knox as they preface their next chat with groundbreaking growth guest, Rachel Ribich, Strategic Growth Manager at Nunn Construction. If you’ve had difficulties identifying your strengths, finding passion, or balancing your skills and learning from others, this is an episode you won’t want to miss! Hear how Emily and Jen have each overcome each of these obstacles and what they're most excited to learn from Rachel's inspirational story on how to strategically leverage strengths and cultivate a passion, to build a fulfilling career in the AEC industry. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:10:02

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Personal Mastery & Leadership Hacks for Emerging AEC Leaders

2/5/2024
Personal mastery and leadership development are essential for success in any field, especially Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC). Katie Goodman, VP of Education and Leadership Programs at ACEC National, joins your hosts, Emily Lawrence and Jen Knox, to provide valuable insights and actionable strategies for emerging leaders seeking to grow personally and professionally within the AEC industry. The AEC industry is experiencing a significant shift towards valuing soft skills or power skills alongside technical expertise. Embark on a journey of self-awareness, self-management, and self-motivation necessary to excel in leadership roles and learn the importance of peer networks for support, guidance, and fresh perspectives. By investing in yourself and building strong relationships with your peers, you can unlock your full potential and become a true leader in the AEC industry. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:22:04

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Sneak Peek: Leadership Journey and Development in the AEC Industry

1/22/2024
Aspiring to be a leader in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction industry? Join Emily and Jen as they engage in a conversation on noticeable soft-skill trends that have emerged in the industry over the recent years, and introduce our next guest, Katie Goodman, Vice President of Education and Leadership at the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) National, and her upcoming discussion on the value of investing in personal mastery and the crucial role of a peer network. Discover how mastering your own path empowers you to inspire, motivate, and navigate the complexities of your leadership and development journey in the AEC industry. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:07:20

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AEC Professional Growth Fueled by Curiosity

1/8/2024
Welcome to Episode 11 of the AEC Groundbreaking Growth Podcast, where curiosity fuels AEC growth! Hosted by Stambaugh Ness, join Emily Lawrence and Jen Knox as they engage in a thought-provoking conversation with Kevin Hebblethwaite, SN's Director of Business Development. In this episode, Kevin shares his unique journey from the world of IT to the AEC industry, emphasizing the importance of a broad business perspective for emerging leaders. The trio delves into the intersection of marketing, business development, and the technical aspects of AEC, exploring how curiosity plays a pivotal role in fostering growth. Discover the valuable insights Kevin provides on collaboration between technical and non-technical professionals, the power of asking probing questions, and the significance of cross-functional perspectives in the AEC landscape. From unraveling the mysteries of owner transition plans to celebrating the wins of cross-collaboration, this episode is a treasure trove of wisdom for both seasoned professionals and emerging leaders. Join us in this engaging conversation as we navigate the landscape of AEC growth, fueled by the driving force of curiosity. Tune in, be inspired, and embark on your own journey of groundbreaking growth in the AEC industry! 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:24:27

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Sneak Peek: The Power of a Holistic AEC Business View

12/18/2023
In the 21st century, AEC emerging leaders strive for success by embracing a holistic business view. In this episode, hosts Jen Knox and Emily Lawrence share real-life experiences and provide a preview of our next episode featuring SN’s Director of Business Development, Kevin Hebblethwaite. Learn how a comprehensive perspective, spanning business strategy, finance, HR, and more, can elevate your career in architecture, engineering, and construction, and discover the keys to excelling through cross-functional collaboration and trust in the dynamic world of AEC. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:08:21

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AEC Growth Explored Through Talent Strategies

12/4/2023
Episode 9 of Stambaugh Ness’s AEC Groundbreaking Growth podcast explores key talent acquisition strategies within the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry. Explore how to cultivate and foster intentional growth in the face of a challenging job market. Our guest, Aly Wade, Talent Acquisition Manager at Stambaugh Ness, shares a wealth of practical insights and a distinctive perspective acquired over her decade-long career. Aly provides invaluable guidance on acquiring talent by effectively conveying a compelling Employee Value Proposition (EVP) through considerations of branding, culture, and compensation. Join your hosts Emily Lawrence and Jen Knox for this lively discussion as they dive into some of the common challenges faced by many small- to mid-size AEC firms. Additionally, they offer insights into free tools and resources designed to assist you on your transformative journey toward mastering talent acquisition. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:24:49

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Sneak Peek: AEC Talent Acquisition Unleashed

11/20/2023
What's the secret sauce to building exceptional architecture, engineering, and construction teams? In this episode, Emily and Jen offer a sneak peek into insider strategies and exclusive insights that promise to revolutionize your approach to recruitment and help you navigate the AEC talent landscape. Whether in the early stages of growth or leading a mature organization, Episode 9 promises valuable takeaways to elevate your team-building efforts, featuring SN's very own Talent Acquisition Manager, Ali Wade. Prepare to transform how you approach talent acquisition in the architecture, engineering, and construction industry. Don't miss our next conversation as we unpack the trends, challenges, and solutions shaping the AEC talent landscape. Tune in and stay ahead in the race for groundbreaking growth! 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:06:09

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Leadership Trends in the AEC Industry: Past, Present and Future

10/30/2023
Dive into the world of architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC), exploring leadership trends, industry insights, and the stories of those making a mark in the field. In this episode, hosts Emily Lawrence and Jen Knox sit down with a special guest, Emily Preston, the president of Compass Infrastructure Group, a civil engineering firm based in Columbus, Ohio, to explore the leadership methods and office culture that have played a pivotal role in their rapid success, including a commitment to collaboration and the importance of diverse perspectives. Discover the remarkable journey of Compass Infrastructure Group, a company that went from a small startup in 2020 to a flourishing organization in just a few years. Don't miss out on this insightful conversation about leadership, culture, and the bright future of the AEC industry. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:24:49

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Sneak Peek: Emerging Leaders and Leadership Trends

10/16/2023
Join us as we explore leadership in the AEC (Architecture, Engineering, and Construction) industry. In this thought-provoking series, we tackle the pressing question: What happens when nobody wants to be the leader? Discover insights, strategies, and fresh perspectives on bridging the leadership gap and shaping the future of leadership and culture in AEC and beyond. Stay tuned for engaging conversations with industry leaders like Emily Preston, President of Compass Infrastructure Group, as we uncover their unique journeys and approaches to leadership. Join us on this transformative journey towards groundbreaking growth. Subscribe now and be part of the conversation! 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:14:49

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Mastering the AEC Career Journey: Insights on Organizational Architecture and Career Pathing

9/18/2023
Get ready for an eye-opening episode where we peek into the world of organizational architecture, career pathing, and the fascinating impact of changing demographics, and total compensation in the AEC industry. It's time to uncover strategies to attract and retain a diverse workforce in today's shifting landscape. In this episode, we'll explore the current labor market and how it's pushing companies to rethink their approach to people, rewards, metrics, and compensation philosophy and practices. Join the conversation for some behind-the-scenes workforce insight that can enhance both your recruiting and retention efforts. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:30:00

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The Great Reskilling: Harnessing AI & Automation in the AEC Industry

8/21/2023
In this episode, we dive into the concepts of reskilling and upskilling amid the disruptive forces of AI and automation in the AEC industry. Recent data reveals that Architecture/Engineering is the third most disrupted industry, with novel tools like SAM, the robotic bricklayer, and the rise of programming transforming the sector. Addressing the escalating skills gap, we uncover strategies for cultivating a learning culture, emphasizing trend workshops, and a dedicated technology strategy. Prepare to be armed with the knowledge to ride the great reskilling wave sweeping across the AEC industry in this insightful episode of Groundbreaking Growth. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:38:50

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Emerging Leaders: Transitions and Challenges in the AEC Industry

8/7/2023
On this episode, we navigate the changing leadership landscape within the AEC industry. Without strategic planning and effective upskilling, many firms struggle to harness the full potential of their employees. We emphasize the significance of a comprehensive training strategy to transition professionals from technical roles to leadership ones. Plus our experts delve into generational mindset shifts including the desire to work less hours; prompting many to reevaluate traditional leadership development approaches including clear career paths. We hope this episode serves as a beacon of hope for firms experiencing challenges in their quest to cultivate future AEC leaders. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:35:53

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Data Automation: Unveiling a Strategic Growth Journey

7/24/2023
In this edition, we explore the captivating world of data automation. Join us as we go behind the scenes of SN's remarkable data journey, featuring exclusive interviews with Jason Jaworski, COO; Tom Hyde, Principal Technical Consultant; and Scott Butcher, Director of Strategic Growth Advisory. Discover SN's groundbreaking advancements in data processing and warehousing and learn why PowerBI has become a game-changer for operations as we delve into the concept of SN's "database of truth" that is driving unparalleled efficiency gains. Our experts also share their thoughts on the significance of nurturing a culture of change to overcome the challenges posed by legacy mindsets. Their insights and practical tips will leave you inspired and equipped to tackle similar hurdles in your own organization. If you're looking to harness the power of data automation for strategic growth, this episode is an absolute must-listen. Join us as we uncover the secrets behind SN's data-driven success and gain the knowledge you need to leverage data automation in your own endeavors. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:32:23

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Breaking Down Trends in the AEC Workforce

7/10/2023
This week we are chatting with industry expert Scott Butcher, FSMPS, as we dive into the breaking trends in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry's workforce. Discover the importance of diversity and inclusion in driving innovation and fostering creativity within AEC organizations. From changing demographics to the growing significance of gender and racial diversity, we talk about valuable insights into the strategies needed to stay ahead. Uncover the breaking trends shaping its workforce's future. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:29:33

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Introducing the Groundbreaking Growth Podcast

6/27/2023
🎙️ Calling all AEC professionals! Get ready for transformative growth and innovation with the groundbreaking podcast, Groundbreaking Growth, created by Stambaugh Ness and hosted by Emily Lawrence and Jen Knox. Join us as we explore strategic growth trends reshaping the AEC industry. Each episode brings the same enthusiasm and excitement you find at conferences, packed with practical insights to apply in your own company. In our first episode, we introduce ourselves and offer a sneak peek into what Groundbreaking Growth has in store for you. Join Emily Lawrence and Jen Knox as we delve into strategic insights, creative solutions, and cutting-edge trends. Whether you're an architect, engineer, or construction professional, this podcast is tailored just for you. Tune in regularly to stay ahead of the curve, unlock new possibilities, and elevate your career and company. 🔔 Don't miss out! Subscribe to Groundbreaking Growth on your favorite podcast platform. Let's ignite growth, shape the future of the AEC industry, and redefine what's possible. Are you ready for some groundbreaking growth? Let's dive in! 🚀💼

Duration:00:15:46