Even the most experienced architects at top architecture firms in Malaysia are not perfect. No one is, but we all work hard to be close to perfect. Work with your flaws, and use it fuel your confidence. At some point in your job, you would encounter issues that require serious decisions. Be confident in your decisions. That is one great way of taking full responsibility in ever task.
Be persistent and patient. No matter how difficult the challenges are, you can do it. If you are not very good at this now, you can improve it by working on your problem-solving skills. Soon, you will be great enough to face all the tasks you are aiming to beat.
Sometimes, you need to be humble. Don’t talk. Just listen more. Work on your analytical skills in order to make bolder decisions. Learn from other by listening.
The most successful architects in the world love getting out of their comfort zone, and trying new things. At this day and age, several people find it hard to get out of their comfortable life. Don’t get stuck in the comfort zone. By getting out of it, you can learn new things.
Architects endure long hours of work because they love what they are doing. Architecture wouldn’t be architecture without the uncertainty and the stress. Let your passion fuel your desire to build from steel, glass, concrete and wood.
Several architects don’t regard themselves as creative. Well, they are wrong. They may not admit it, but they are creative in their own ways. Creativity comes in different shapes and colors. In the field of architecture, real creativity lies at the careful and subtle manner of listening to the needs of your clients.