Audio / Video Content

Please see the below media. You'll find links to youtube videos covering AUGI programs and benefits, as well as podcasts (.mp3 files) containing advice on management issues, finding a job, managing your online reputation, and salary trends.

2011 - Salary Survey Podcast

Mark Kiker and Melanie Perry, AUGI's Salary Survey manager, highlights statistics from the 2011 Salary Survey. Now in its 10th year,Melanie looks back to see trends over the years.

View/download survey results (MP3)

2010 - Autodesk Certification Roadshow

Mark Kiker interview with Nancy Trembley

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2010 - Finding a Design Job - Part 1

In the first talk of this six-part series, Mark Kiker and Melanie Perry discuss where to look for job postings (and the importance of following basic site guidelines).

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2010 - Finding a Design Job - Part 2

Second in the series, Mark and Melanie talk about the process of the AUGI Annual Salary Survey and how to use information from many sources to get the best overall picture of your overall value.

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2010 - Finding a Design Job - Part 3

The third part of the series is where Kiker and Perry discuss networking.The benefits, and the importance of giving and receiving.

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2010 - Finding a Design Job - Part 4

The fourth installment reveals Melanie Perry and Mark Kiker's discussion on best practices for resumes and cover letters.

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2010 - Finding a Design Job - Part 5

The fifth talk with CADDManager Mark Kiker and author Melanie Perry covers interviewing skills. There are tips for finding out whether or not you really are a good fit for the job you're interviewing for.

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2010 - Finding a Design Job - Part 6

Melanie and Mark finish up their series on Finding a Design Job by talking about increasing your visibility and marketability. They cover presentation skills, public speaking, and what your internet presence says about your 'personal brand'.

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2008 - Salary Survey Podcast

Melanie Perry, AUGI's Salary Survey manager, highlights statistics from the 2008 Salary Survey. Now in its seventh year, the AUGI Salary Survey polls AUGI members about their income, benefits, and much more. This year's survey includes additional breakdowns and new job titles. In this podcast, Melanie takes a closer look at the data and how it compares to findings in the 2007 survey.

View/download survey results (MP3)

2007 - Salary Survey Podcast

Tune in to this podcast from Melanie Perry, Salary Survey manager, as she shares highlights from AUGI’s 2007 CAD Salary Survey. The CAD Salary Survey annually polls AUGI members about their income, additional benefits they receive, years of education, age, gender, and more. Breakout salary data by job title, industry, and discipline help our members discover how their salary compares to that of their peers, and where they are on the career path.

View/download survey results (MP3)

2009 - Do AUGI Wishes Really Come True?

Shaan Hurley created this video for AUGI to highlight the fact that wishes really do come true. Watch this fast paced video to see many of the features you use on a regular basis, that got their inspiration and start as an AUGI Wish list item. This video was featured at AUGI's General Meeting during Autodesk University 2009. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZJxmLNfybTY

2009 - Mark Kiker interview at AU

President Mark Kiker discusses the member benefits of AUGI and it's website. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4H1i1mVom6Q

2009 - Mark Kiker on CAD Management at AU

CADD Manager Mark Kiker is interviewed at Autodesk University about challenges CAD Managers face and what they should be focusing on right now and how to prepare for the future. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WSrYjlMJzxI

2007 - CAD Camp Attendees

David Cohn interviews AUGI members at CAD Camps around the country, hear what they have to say about their experiences. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KxtFKyOO8yQ

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