iSqFt Weekly Recap

iSqFt Weekly Recap – Week of 3/30 – 4/3

April Fools’ Day was this week, with the usual online pranksters. We played Pac-Man on Google Maps, searched like it was 1999 on Amazon, and fell for outlandish claims like Alcatraz being converted to luxury micro-apartments.

Did you play any pranks this year? Share your stories in the comments below.

Here’s the iSqFt weekly recap of “in case you missed it” links.

 

Blogs

Are you trying to do it all? Ken Y.’s advice is to stick to what you do best and hire someone to do the rest.

Construction

The Eiffel Tower turned 126! Check out some fun facts.

A mirrored skyscraper is set to be built in the Swiss Alps. No, it’s not a prank.

For the first time in 20 years, more apartments than single-family houses were built in central Ohio.

Business

Creativity is not just for artists and advertisers. Finding new ways to do business can help you beat your competitors.

If you tell your employees they’re lucky to have a job, you might be a bad boss. (Though during the recession, that was just stating a fact!)