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How is “Work Smart, NOT Hard” BAD Advice?

How is “Work Smart, NOT Hard” BAD Advice?

I am always telling people I work with and sometimes my bosses or company owners…”Work SMARTER, NOT Harder.” I have always been someone who looks to make something better or more efficient. I can’t stand to see others or myself doing something that seems to take a long time when it can be done much faster […]

101 Ways to ROCK! as a Building Automation and Controls Technician

101 Ways to ROCK! as a Building Automation and Controls Technician

When making this list I began to run out of steam at about 60-65, but then I kept on going and before I knew it I had 122 and had to cut out a few. Since I know there is so many more be sure to leave your additions in the comments below and I […]

Getting an Internship for an Automation or Controls Job

Getting an Internship for an Automation or Controls Job

Following is an email I received from someone (E.S.) through my Contact page. I also posted this in the Message Forums because I figured it would be a better way for E.S. and anyone else to see what those in the industry think. Hello Abel, I’d like to start off introducing myself, my name is […]

DDC Controls and Building Automation Systems Are More Than Just HVAC

DDC Controls and Building Automation Systems Are More Than Just HVAC

When people hear me say I do ‘HVAC Controls’ they say, “OH! You’re an Air Conditioning guy.” Well not be snobby or say anything bad about all the great A/C tradesmen out there, but… Once you are programming DDC Controls and Building Automation Systems; ya really don’t do JUST Air Conditioning. You gotta learn computers […]

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