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Conversations about City-building at the intersection of planning and engineering. Michelle Berquist, Rob Muir and Muneef Ahmad reflect on stories behind-the-scenes of "Plangineering" projects.

May 1, 2018

The Plangineers, Michelle & Rob, share how their professional fuel often comes from outside their professional lives. We talked about:

Voracious reading

Understanding people

How Ray Dalio's "Idea meritocracy" resonated with Rob

Thinking Fast & Slow, in Rob’s case about Floods and Flow

Finding the strength to put down a book

Michelle’s reflection about how world changing design comes from play, as brought forward in Steven Johnson’s Wonderland

How humans are inspired by the things we do in our leisure time

Handling social media

Going against the flow and being right

The single trait that Rob and Michelle identify as being crucial to success