Again. No worries, though, because the February 2015 issue of AUGIWorld offers excellent advice and gives you some basic building blocks for getting started. For example, Murray Clack offers a guide for brand new employees in "What to Expect Now that You're Hired."
The February issue is packed with more advice for newbies and a nice variety of articles for everyone else.
Also in the February 2015 AUGIWorld...
Benefits of BIM and VDC: A Contractor's View - Jennifer Suerth explores why the use of Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) is increasing significantly among contractors.
Filters for Quality Control - Philip Russo demonstrates how filters can be beneficial in a Revit Structure environment.
New Best Practices for Plumbing - If you were familiar with best practices for drafting back in the day, check out these new best practices for plumbing, presented by David Raynor.
Introduction to Reality Computing - A comprehensive look at Reality Computing, which is a vision for how technologies are breaking down the barriers between the physical and digital worlds.
Welcome to the Family: The Transition to Civil 3D - Power through the learning curve as you transition from AutoCAD to AutoCAD Civil 3D and you'll never look back. Author Miguel Medina offers assistance.
Analysis Powerhouse: Autodesk Nastran In-CAD - John Evans presents the benefits of Nastran In-CAD, an Autodesk acquisition that brings powerful analysis capabilities to Inventor users.
Also in this issue...
Object Linking & Embedding (OLE) - Melinda Heavrin demonstrates the ability to easily move information from one application to another with OLE in AutoCAD Architecture.
Printing in the AEC Industry - If you believe the days are numbered for printed drawings, wait until you see what is happening with printing technology. This month's HP and CASE article provides a peek at the innovation.
The Myths of Mentoring - Mark Kiker examines (and busts) 5 myths pertaining to mentoring in a CAD environment.
Real-Time Rendering with Fuzor - Paras Nanavati reviews Fuzor, a real-time rendering application that integrates seamlessly with Revit.
Inside Track - Brian Andresen with a look at three new Autodesk-related software offerings. This month's picks are Revu, a PDF multi-discipline collaboration tool; Autodesk FormIt, a mobile app that lets users capture building design concepts digitally anytime, anywhere; and Rhynamo, an open source plug-in that exposes new visual nodes for reading and writing Rhino 3dm files.
AUGIWorld February 2015 Issue Released!