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Kurt Fanderclai

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    Kurt Fanderclai commented,

    William, Your argument as presented appears to be: This is the work William does.  Most architects do what William does. The ARE tests on things  William doesn't do.  Therefore, the ARE is wrong.  ...

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    Kurt Fanderclai commented,

    "Is there a chance that the ARE will change the content of the test to reflect what the AXP puts one through and what architects actually do?" This isn't really so much a question as a premise stat...

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    Kurt Fanderclai commented,

    Hi Afxentis, The advice above to study the contracts themselves is always wise advice. A critical add:  Your original question gives me the impression that you don't yet understand the concept of S...

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    Kurt Fanderclai commented,

    I end up still getting email notifications from this forum long after I passed the ARE, so I do check in from time to time. This post was originally intended to offer an alternative approach to att...

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    Kurt Fanderclai commented,

    Nicholas -- well congratulations!  Hey, if I helped you in any way, that's great -- I know I was helped by many others as well -- that's what it's all about. I think you'll find that passing and ge...

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    Kurt Fanderclai commented,

    Nicholas and Christopher, I appreciate that each of you took the the time to write the above posts -- some great points in them.  Frankly speaking, although you wrote them for William's benefit, he...

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    Kurt Fanderclai commented,

    Neither Top Down nor Bottom Up is necessarily tied to a particular breakdown of phases by percentage.  Look at AHPP (15th) page 970 to help understand these estimating concepts.    

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    Kurt Fanderclai commented,

    "Here's my take away.  I failed like many other people failed.  But, I don't have a 5 year degree either.  If I did have a 5 year degree to the tune of $150,000 I'd Really be ticked off.  I'm think...

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    Kurt Fanderclai commented,

    William,  I've over-commented already.  Note that I and others would rather see you succeed.  But as I've noted, I have no idea what you're hoping to accomplish with these sorts of posts.  Your pat...

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    Kurt Fanderclai commented,

    Minus the hyperbole, and for others reading this thread, if there really is any confusion about my previous post regarding study materials: Every candidate will need to determine which study materi...