Mary Cook & Associates was founded in 1986 to provide design service to the builder/developer, golf/resort and senior housing industries. The Chicago-based firm serves clients from around the country. Challenge For two decades, Mary Cook & Associates experienced "unprecedented growth," largely due to a demand for its services in the residential housing industry, says founder and owner Mary Cook. And although the company was able to meet the demand and deliver quality work for many years, there was a problem lurking under the surface, she said. "I didn't invest the time and money in important things like hiring and training, so I was always struggling with personnel issues and … [Read more...]
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