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Business of Buildings

By Jeff
Business of Buildings (BOB) is a collective of like-minded, passionate professionals who are inspired for positive change in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction industry.
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Jim Malek is here to discuss Wellness and Quality as it relates to HVAC

Business of Buildings

Jim Malek is here to discuss Wellness and Quality as it relates to HVAC

Business of Buildings

David Tomic is a Professional Architect. Let’s hear him discuss the process.
David is here to share the insight and process of what it takes to become a registered architect.
February 04, 2021
Emine Mehmet - Well Building Standard, Wellness, COVID World and Chakras
Emine joins us to share her knowledge of the Well Building Standard amongst other interesting topics
January 04, 2021
Michael Lewarne - Better Relationships, Better Architecture Experiences
Michael shares his insight into the importance of relationships in the Architecture and Construction Industry Show Notes from Michael's Mentions: Derek Sivers Website: TED Talk “How to Start a Movement” (the one with the crazy dancing and leadership
January 04, 2021
Western Australian Building Commission - Proposed Approvals Reforms
Elizabeth Bazen and Dan Ellis-Jones discuss the proposed reforms for Building Approvals Processes in Western Australia
December 29, 2020
Toto Boutdara - Marketing and Authenticity
Toto shares with us his perspective on marketing and authenticity amongst many other interesting insight, know thyself 😀
August 15, 2020
Ken Barr Jr - Strengths in Project Teams
Ken Barr Jr (Gallup Strengths) gives us the fundamentals of individual strengths and relates them to team strengths and project performance.
August 02, 2020
Healthy, Low Energy Fresh Air - Climate Wizard
Johan Velleman (Seeley International) joins us to discuss the fundamentals of indirect evaporative cooling (Climate Wizard) and related topics around healthy air quality in the building environment.
June 02, 2020
Jim Malek is here to discuss Wellness and Quality as it relates to HVAC
Jim is the Director of DUCTUS which supplies pre-insulated ductboard product to the HVAC construction market. We discuss how Wellness and Quality are related in the supply chain.
May 21, 2020
John Croft of AC Wholesalers discusses Scope and Accountability
John is a supplier in the HVAC industry. We discuss the nature of Scope and Accountability as it relates to the building industry.
May 19, 2020
Scope and Accountability - Living With Sick Building Syndrome
Emma and Nadia are both mid 20's young professionals, students who have met for the first time in this podcast.  They share their experiences with sick building syndrome.  They each lived in new apartment developments in Perth, Western Australia.  The recording highlights the fact that 'real humans' do get sick when buildings are not designed with their best interest in mind.  It's a key lesson to learn going forward as the energy codes evolve and buildings become more air tight.  We can't overlook the importance of ventilation.  
May 19, 2020
Culture and Values - Building Development
Biff Brody discussed Culture and Values as a Real Estate Developer  Culture:  the ideas, customs, and social behaviour of a particular people or society. Values:  the regard that something is held to deserve; the importance, worth, or usefulness of something. When you are asked to offer comment on 'culture' and 'values' on any given day you'll find you can take a number of avenues for a discussion.  Let's listen :) 
May 19, 2020