Spock as a specifier

In our never-ending search for truth in specifications, we often lose sight of reality. We're inundated with advertising, product data, test reports, and white papers; where once specifiers complained about a lack of information, we now struggle to keep up with what we receive. We can't know what we...

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Your Voice and Vote Counts…..

It is that time of year again where your voice needs to be heard. Elections are coming out soon for CSI Institute, the North Central Region, as well as for our Chapter. Your vote is very important in helping CSI elect members for new positions and shape the future of our organization. For Institute...

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And the Winner is.....

It's that time of year again when the Awards Committee begins working on nominations for Regional and Institute Awards. We are a volunteer organization and the main source of payment we receive is fellowship and relationships from our hard efforts. The other source of payment is from receiving award...

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The Smallest Things Can Cause the Biggest Problems

The Smallest Things Can Cause the Biggest Problems. By George A. Everding, FCSI CCS CCCA AIA "If I had more time, I would have written a shorter letter." This quote attributed to seventeenth century polymath Blaise Pascal suggests it’s more difficult to write a concise and effective letter t...

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