Online learning for Architecture & Design - Software tutorials and ARE® Prep

HGA: How One Firm is Keeping Their Resources Available

Kate Brennan

June 02, 2020

In the transition to work from home, firm librarians are tasked with maintaining access to educational resources - including test prep materials, professional development literature and research requests - for their team of architects, designers and engineers. We spoke with the firm HGA on how they have kept their resources available for the entirety of their staff, regardless of furlough status. 

Black Spectacles Named One of the 2020 Best Workplaces in Chicago by Great Place to Work®

Kate Brennan

May 22, 2020

Great Place to Work has honored Black Spectacles as one of the 2020 Best Workplaces in Chicago, ranking 30th on a list of small and medium sized businesses based in the Chicago area. 

Black Spectacles Founder and CEO, Marc Teer, Elevated to AIA College of Fellows

Kate Brennan

February 26, 2020

Black Spectacles Founder and CEO, Marc Teer, joins 116 members and five international architects being elevated to the College of Fellows of The American Institutes of Architects (AIA) for 2020.

Black Spectacles Earns Designation as a Great Place to Work-Certified™ Company

Monica O'Neill

December 05, 2019

Black Spectacles, an online learning platform for architects, today announced that it is Great Place to Work-Certified™. Black Spectacles achieved Certification with 100% of employees reporting having a consistently positive experience.

Five Keys to Recruiting and Retaining Young Architecture Talent

Monica O'Neill

September 03, 2019

How can you get quality employees through the door and keep them there? By gathering research and insights from well-respected architects and HR professionals, we’ve come up with five keys to fill your talent pool and create loyal employees.

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