Month: May 2010

Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-05-30

RT @phillycomjobsEn: AutoCAD Civil 3D Drafter http://bit.ly/aUW91g #philly #jobs # NYTimes: Growing Vegetables Upside Down http://nyti.ms/avFC8f # RT @pegahorn: Google open-sources My Tracks GPS Android app http://bit.ly/cZWT9C # RT @denversolarguy: Renewable Energy projects in The Netherlands http://dld.bz/HHg # Normally upbeat,

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Twitter #FollowFriday Professional Land Surveyor Recommendations

Here is this week’s Twitter #FollowFriday Professional Land Surveyor Recommendations: @wkfd – WKFD is the Twitter account for the Kung Fu Drafter blog. They are drafters and geeks trying to share information with people with similar interests. I highly recommend

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Professional Land Surveyor News: Securely Renew Your Kansas Land Surveyor Professional License Online

Professional Land Surveyor News: Securely Renew Your Kansas Land Surveyor Professional License Online I just came across this news item concerning the license renewal period for Kansas Land Surveyors and Professional Engineers, which is currently open, and thought I’d share

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Survey Resection in Carlson SurvCE Video

Here is a nice video showing how to perform a survey resection in Carlson SurvCE. This video, prepared by Carlson Desktop Solutions, walks you through the process of performing a survey resection and the options available to you. What’s nice

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GNSS Positioning Short Course Sponsored by New England Section ACSM and CALS

GNSS Positioning Short Course Sponsored by New England Section ACSM and CALS The New England Section ACSM and CALS are proud to present a GNSS Positioning Short Course offered on five consecutive Saturdays this summer starting on July 10, 2010

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Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-05-23

RT @FreeSurveyEbook: Civil-Wized – A Roads Scholar Production: Civil 3D Services … http://bit.ly/db6o2Q # @CADRelations Thanks! in reply to CADRelations # Post Great Recession, are jobs going to come back? http://cot.ag/cu4Xnn # @wkfd It can’t end in 2012, we all

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Twitter #FollowFriday Professional Land Surveyor Recommendations

Here is this week’s Twitter #FollowFriday Professional Land Surveyor Recommendations: @wkfd – WKFD is the Twitter account for the Kung Fu Drafter blog. They are drafters and geeks trying to share information with people with similar interests. I highly recommend

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New Professional Land Surveyor Learning Center (PLSLC): AutoCAD Civil 3D Basic Units Settings

New Professional Land Surveyor Learning Center (PLSLC) Course: AutoCAD Civil 3D Basic Units Settings Yesterday I announced the new online Professional Land Surveyor Learning Center (PLSLC) I’ve created for professional land surveyors, AutoCAD Civil 3D users, and designers. Today I want

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Amy Jaynes, CST Wins First Place in the “Utility” Category of the International Right of Way Association’s Annual Surveying and Mapping Competition

Amy Jaynes, CST, Wins First Place in the “Utility” Category of the International Right of Way Association’s Annual Surveying and Mapping Competition Amy Jaynes, CST I, a senior survey CAD technician with McKim & Creed, has won first place in

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Announcing the New Professional Land Surveyor Learning Center (PLSLC)!

Announcing the New Professional Land Surveyor Learning Center (PLSLC)! I’m happy to announce today a new feature here on EricColburn.com being the Professional Land Surveyor Learning Center (PLSLC). This is an online Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) I’ve created for professional

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The Professional Land Surveyor Podcast Episode 2

An Introduction and Welcome to The Professional Land Surveyor Podcast.
Contact Me If You Are Interested in Supporting This Podcast And Be A Sponsor.
Twitter Tweepout
Facebook Fanaticus Focus
Linkedin Land Surveyor Lookout
Professional Land Surveyor News
University of Maine Proposed Survey Engineering Technology (SVT) Program Budget Cuts
Professional Land Surveyor Marketing Tips

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Professional Land Surveyor Survey-Post Great Recession-Are Jobs Going to Come Back?

In this week’s PROFESSIONAL LAND SURVEYOR SURVEY I’m asking the question: Post Great Recession-Are Jobs Going to Come Back? I’ve been thinking lately about what the jobs situation in the land surveying industry will look like as as a full

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Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-05-16

RT @HaynesAdams: Field Survey http://ning.it/9vwEgB # RT @wkfd: Advice from my dog and horses: Eat. Sleep. Poop. Repeat. It must work, they seem pretty happy. # RT @cad_notes: New on CAD Notes: The Batik Prizes have Arrived: http://bit.ly/bgXuQz #batik_prizes #

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Special Reduced Price 20% OFF Traverse Control Sheet Professional Land Surveyor Productivity Tool

For the next week I’m offering a Special Reduced Price 20% OFF the regular price if you purchase the Traverse Control Sheet before the end of the day, Midnight, Friday, May 21, 2010! You can also learn more about this

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Twitter #FollowFriday Professional Land Surveyor Recommendations

Here is this week’s Twitter #FollowFriday Professional Land Surveyor Recommendations: @iPinda – Edwards Twitter bio says “CAD specialist, AutoCAD trainer and Civil 3D addict” and if you visit his Civil 3D Peanuts blog, you’ll discover that he’s also a part-time freelance

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EricColburn.com The Professional Land Surveyor Source Turns Two!

Yesterday, it just occurred to me that this site, EricColburn.com the Professional Land Surveyor Source, has turned two. Well, it actually happened on last Saturday, and I really didn’t start writing regularly here until the first week of July, 2008,

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AutoCAD Civil 3D Surveying Quick Tips and Tricks: Drawing Scale Settings

This is the fifth AutoCAD Civil 3D Surveying Quick Tips and Tricks expanding upon a previous article I wrote outlining the 5 AutoCAD Civil 3D Settings Professional Land Surveyors Need To Know. The fifth of the five AutoCAD Civil 3D settings Professional

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Professional Land Surveyor Source Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-05-09

RT @CHRISVOSS: Chris Voss Interviewed On Ask Twitter Show http://bit.ly/8jf33a Come hear me speak about Social Media # Watching Bend it Like Beckham. # RT @GuyKawasaki: 5 tools for a paperless office http://idek.net/1RLc # RT @denversolarguy: The Future On Renewable

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Twitter #FollowFriday Professional Land Surveyor Recommendations

Here is this week’s Twitter #FollowFriday Professional Land Surveyor Recommendations: @iPinda – Edwards Twitter bio says “CAD specialist, AutoCAD trainer and Civil 3D addict” and if you visit his Civil 3D Peanuts blog, you’ll discover that he’s also a part-time freelance

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Professional Land Surveyor News: Trimble Posts $319 Million In First Quarter Revenue

Professional Land Surveyor News: Trimble Posts $319.0 Million In First Quarter Revenue On April 29th, Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) announced that for the first quarter, which ended on April 2, 2010, its revenue increased approximately 10% when compared to the first quarter of

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