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Free Online ArchiCAD Coaching Hangout Wednesday June 4

Eric-Bobrow-in-nature-with-Tilley-hatI will be hosting another one of my free online Hangouts for ArchiCAD users this Wednesday June 4 at 1 pm PDT.



In this free one hour session, I’ll share my observations about ArchiCAD 18, and answer your questions about the new version as well as general questions about how to do things in ArchiCAD.

Send me your questions ahead of time via LinkedIn private message or email eric@bobrow.com.

I’ll pick some of the most interesting ones to address during the call, including beginner topics as well as a few more advanced questions.

There will be some major announcements during the session – I hope you can join us.

As of tonight, we’ve got 115 people signed up. It should be a lot of fun! (And serious business too.)

One of the cool things that has happened in previous hangouts is that the chat box is open, so people can see each other’s comments during the session. It makes for a lively atmosphere, with comments flying back and forth about ArchiCAD, sharing the experience together.

Send in your questions for the session (I will pick some of the most interesting ones to answer) via email to eric@bobrow.com.

We’ll be doing these hangouts once every month or so, building our community together, and connecting ArchiCAD users from around the world.


The Worldwide ArchiCAD User Directory is growing steadily at the new ARCHICAD USER website:

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Keep up to date on the latest news and online stories about ArchiCAD at ARCHICAD USER:

ARCHICAD USER website launched!

ARCHICAD USER website home pageRecently I launched the ARCHICAD USER website as a new resource for users and fans.

It features a front page with all the top stories about ArchiCAD, a User Directory, a Jobs Board, and a section for ArchiCAD Tutorials (short “Questions of the Day” as well as recordings of User Group Hangouts).

This is intended to be a very interactive website, and one that you’ll want to visit regularly.

In addition to being able to catch up on the latest news, articles and tutorials on ArchiCAD, you may:

— Add yourself to the User Directory (it’s free)

— Post a job listing or search for a job (freelance or long-term)

— Add your own links to ArchiCAD stories for the front page using the Submit a Link feature

— Like or Share your favorite stories; the ones that get the most votes will rise to the top of the Top Stories page

— Send me your ArchiCAD Questions – I’ll take some of the best ones and answer them in the Question of the Day section or during one of the regularly scheduled ArchiCAD Hangouts

Please drop by and sign up for your free account. Let’s stay in touch – the world of ArchiCAD has a lot going on!

My 60th Birthday Celebration – Three Gifts for You

Eric Bobrow, ArchiCAD GuruIn honor of my big 6-0 (which is TODAY), I’m offering you three special gifts:

1) Hangout with me in a one-time-only event April 28 as I share some of the most important lessons I’ve learned over the past 60 years.

In this exclusive, behind-the-scenes online session I’ll reveal for the first time the 7 top strategies that form the touchstones of my success in business and in personal life.

2) Get a great deal on any of my products in my big 60th birthday sale.

If you’ve been thinking of investing in yourself, now is a great time to do it.

3) At the end of this post I share personal thoughts on turning 60.

Two life-changing events coincide and make this day especially poignant.


On April 28 at 12 Noon PDT you are invited to hangout online with me in a unique 60 minute event celebrating my 60 years on the planet.

I’ll share some of my personal story, then reveal for the first time the 7 key success strategies that I’ve figured out over the past 25 years running my own business.

These are my touchstones – the things I think about working day to day as well as creating long-term strategic plans. They help me in business and in personal life.

My close friend and business partner Enoch Sears (host of the Business of Architecture podcast) will guide me and make sure that we share a really special hour together.

On this private session I’ll reveal:

  • The two simple strategies used by Richard Branson and Bill Gates to build billion-dollar companies (and how you can apply them to be more profitable without doing more work)
  • The one tactic that can flip the way potential clients view your services (and draw them to you with irresistible psychological forces)
  • How get more work done in less time (while growing your business and working more on the things you enjoy)

This call is invite-only. Just one of these ideas could be a game-changer for you.

This high-leverage information and direct business coaching comes from decades of experience. There will be gems that provide a tremendous amount of value to everyone who attends.

I’d like to make sure that everyone can afford to join me, so I’m making it available at 3 price levels:

NOTE: All levels give you equal access to the event.
The difference is in the size of your birthday gift!

If you’ve received great value from my teaching, feel free to thank me and help me celebrate with a higher level ticket purchase.

This session will NOT be made available publicly. The only way to hangout with me and learn my 7 key strategies is to buy a ticket. If you can’t attend live on April 28, you’ll get access to the recording.

I look forward to sharing this special occasion with you.


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My 60th Birthday Celebration Sale is a great time to invest in yourself!

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I’m coming into this celebration with joy and sadness.

A few days ago, my wife’s father passed away after a long illness. We spent the past week with her family in El Paso Texas. It was bittersweet, as it brought the family closer together as we shared our loss and remembered.

One of the moments I savored was a morning in which my wife and son lay down quietly together, breathing and feeling each other’s hearts beating. It might have been only a few minutes, but it seemed like an eternity.

I’m going to take the next few days off, enjoying time with my family in nature, away from the computer and the phone as much as I can.

Catch you later!