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AUGI members worldwide write articles, papers, tutorials all the time. We are beginning something new now, actually hosting that material on our site in a manner that allows readers to find what they are interested in. We have sections in a number of areas, some related to products and others management and organizational issues.

Articles

  • One Man Shop: Consulting vs Freelancing - Part One

    by TomCipolla

    January 3rd, 2011

    This article will explore some of the elements that comprise a successful oneperson visualization operation. There is no shortage of valuable technical information dedicated to streamlining work efficiency and improving 3D work generally. Here we will take a closer look at the business side of making a go of it on your own. Essential components include branding, networking, and marketing, establishing a presence in the 3D community, client interaction, negotiating, business practices, contracts, and artwork rights.
  • The Early Years: 2009 - Holding Down the Fort

    by mark.kiker

    December 30th, 2010

    AUGI concludes its series on the history of the organization with a look at 2009. After parting ways with its professional management services firm, AUGI faced a series of challenges to keep going with no interruption in services. Ultimately, it met this challenge head on and succeeded.
  • Inventor Users - Share Your Knowledge

    December 30th, 2010

    HotNews is seeking AUGI members who use Autodesk Inventor to share their expertise on a monthly, bi-monthly, or quarterly basis with HotNews readers.
  • AU 2010: Personal Perspective

    by Kung Fu Drafter

    December 30th, 2010

    A three-time Autodesk University attendee offers up this perspective on the event, featured speakers, and why he keeps coming back for more, year after year.
  • President’s Message: Progress and Pain

    by mark.kiker

    December 30th, 2010

    AUGI wraps up its 20th anniversary year with solid and growing publications, an expanding AUGI Wish List program, and a brand new website. The year was not without challenges, however, as AUGI CAD Camps struggle to find an audience. Mark Kiker leaves the AUGI Board of Directors after six years of service.
  • HP Showcases Power of Technology at Autodesk University

    December 30th, 2010

    Attendees at Autodesk University 2010 had the chance to learn first hand how HP technologies can help them gain an edge in designing.
  • Autodesk University 2010 Recap

    December 30th, 2010

    At Autodesk University 2010, hundreds of Autodesk product users found unparalleled learning opportunities, great networking, and more than a little fun. In other words, it was AU as usual. AUGI hosted a chapter leadership conference and an all-member annual meeting, passed out the beer mugs, and crowned a new Top DAUG.
  • The Creative Inventor: Simplifying Content Center

    by djeffrey

    November 30th, 2010

    Dennis Jeffrey explores the Content Center in Autodesk Inventor. Dive into Content Center and learn how to improve access time and add new custom content.
  • The Civil Side: Managing Large Surface Data

    by melanie.santer

    November 30th, 2010

    While today's technology allows users to collect large amounts of accurate data, it is often necessary to pare down that data so that it can be imported into design software. Melanie Santer offers tips on how to accomplish it.
  • CAD Management: Challenges

    by mark.kiker

    November 30th, 2010

    The human resources side of CAD management can be daunting, often containing problems with no quick answers. In this article, Mark Kiker looks at some common "people" issues and offers advice on how to address them.

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