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Youtube Uploader for Land Surveyors

No Youtube Channel?  No Problem!

Use Our New Youtube Uploader for Teams!

Over the years, more than a few Land Surveyors have written in to ask what to do with their videos when they do not have a Youtube Channel.  You can of course upload your videos to the…

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on January 28, 2019 at 2:52pm — Comment On This...

Get kids into surveying! Posters are free, just pay shipping!

Announced earlier today on the NSPS Newsletter The latest Get Kids Into Survey! Forestry and Civil posters are now available through NSPS! Posters can be ordered at

Contact Trish Milburn if you have any questions or would like larger…

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on January 23, 2019 at 1:30pm — Comment On This...

Embed Your Resume Inside Your Profile in less than 3 minutes

Let me make this simple for you.   For all of the land surveyors seeking employment inside the community, I am going to show you how to embed your resume inside your profile in 2 quick steps (add a 3rd step if you have a Linkedin Profile- but will work with any resume).  This will make it much…

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on January 22, 2019 at 8:00pm — Comment On This...

30+ Awesome Spreadsheet Applications for Land Surveyors

Our Excel Group for Land Surveyors is on fire with helpful Excel Spreadsheets shared by your fellow land surveyors from around the planet!  Tell us which one is most helpful for you below in the comments  or tell the group what type of spreadsheet application you need!…

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on January 15, 2019 at 2:58pm — Comment On This...

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Submitted by attaullah khan on January 10, 2019 at 2:21am — Comment On This...

On My Last Day as a Land Surveyor

Last Day as a Land Surveyor

On this day in 1998, my life changed. While working as a land surveyor out in the Charleston Tea Farm (then overgrown for over 30 years and not surveyed since the 50s). 

Ravenel, South Carolina

I can remember the day as if it were yesterday...…

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Submitted by Jaybird on January 2, 2019 at 5:25pm — 1 Comment

Best of the Best from 2018 - Land Surveyors United Community

Best of 2018 Land Surveyor Community

It has been another great year spent with all of you..  2019 is sure to be our most exciting year yet as we will be finally migrating to our new and improved platform, we will be hosting Survey Earth in a Day twice per year (on both solstices) and we will be hosting a new podcast /interview platform for all of you to be involved with. we hope that you will invite your crew members and…

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on December 31, 2018 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments

50,000+ Land Surveyors Strong on our Facebook Page

We are going into the New Year Strong with over 50,000 Land Surveyors following the @landsurveyorsunited page... our potential is limitless!!…

50,000 Land Surveyors

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on December 29, 2018 at 1:08pm — Comment On This...

Current Online Tools to Make Your Land Surveying Company Better for 2019

During the course of 2018, we have added quite a few new tools & mini communities for you to utilize for making your Land Surveying Company better for the coming year.  All you have to do is use them.

Our goal is to help you dramatically and dynamically improve your company for the new year!

For Finding Talent - The International Surveying Jobs Board…

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on December 14, 2018 at 5:37pm — Comment On This...

Job Posting – GIS Network Mapping, December 2018WNL Development Solutions (WNL) is a Canadian-based consulting firm focused on internationally funded development projects in West Africa, with experti…

Job Posting – GIS Network Mapping, December 2018

WNL Development Solutions (WNL) is a Canadian-based consulting firm focused on internationally funded development projects in West Africa, with expertise in infrastructure development and institutional reform.

We are currently recruiting a Team Leader/GIS Water Network Mapping Expert for an internationally funded project in Nigeria.

Title: Team Leader/GIS Water Network Mapping Expert

Location: Nigeria

Status: Full-time,…

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Submitted by Kevin Richardson on December 12, 2018 at 8:28am — 1 Comment

Contribute Towards 2019 Surveyor's Toolbox Publication

What to have in the work truck- we need your feedback!
 This is a globally crowdsourced compendium of gadgets for the land surveyor to be published after first of the year.
Let's work together to compile a comprehensive list of stuff surveyors carry around with…
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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on December 11, 2018 at 6:30pm — Comment On This...

NSPS Web Radio Hour with Guest Justin Farrow of Land Surveyors United Today

Tune into Today to America's Web Radio for a special NSPS Radio Hour with Executive Director of NSPS - The National Society of Professional Surveyors, Curt Sumner with guest Justin Farrow, Creator of Land Surveyors United community.…

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on December 10, 2018 at 9:00am — 2 Comments

Purchase Equipment Before Dec 31 to take advantage of Section 179

Take Advantage of SECTION 179 TAX BENEFITS

Advanced Geomatics Surveys Advanced Geodetic Surveys has put together a handy equipment cost calculator for you in order to help educate land surveyors on the tremendous savings that are available by purchasing equipment before December 31st.   …

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on December 5, 2018 at 6:49pm — 1 Comment

Current Top 100 Land Surveying Blogs To Read

Some things relevant to land surveying change very quickly, such as technology, shortages in the workforce, etc..  We can look to blogs authored by land surveyors to help guide us through those changes. 

Top 100 Land Surveying Blogs

Here are the current Top 100 Land Surveying blogs based on Search Engine Ranking and Social Shares..…

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on December 4, 2018 at 1:35pm — Comment On This...

RIP RPLS Network - The Sad End of an Era

The End of an Era for a Special Land Surveyor Community

We received some genuinely sad news this week as POB begins the shutdown of the original RPLS network, started by pre-social media pioneer Mark Deal.  The RPLS Network began in the 1990's with Deal's vision of a land surveyor community meant to bring together land surveyors across the nation in order to share tips and insights into land surveying.  Countless hours have been…

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Submitted by Jaybird on November 21, 2018 at 3:12pm — 2 Comments

3 Awesome Mobile Apps for Land Surveyors On the Run!

Surveyor Community Update

Follow us on Twitter @LandsurveyorsU   and on Facebook  @Landsurveyorsunited  |  Update your profile!

Many if not most land surveyors are constantly on the run. …

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on October 17, 2018 at 2:12pm — Comment On This...

Resumes On Air - Live Video Cover Letters for Land Surveyors

Next week we are going to try something new on the SurveyingJobs page for Land Surveyors who are looking for employment. We will allow a select few to broadcast live to this page and tell recruiters and companies their…

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Submitted by ⚡Survenator⌁ on September 26, 2018 at 5:49pm — Comment On This...

Thank you David c. Garcelon for Your Book About Thoreau

Dear David c. Garcelon,

                                       What you have written about Mr. Henry david thoreau,s biography, is absolutely correct.Good surveyor is unsung hero.We are the surveyor not getting respect that much even though we are the back bone of project.I think your written highly appreciate by all of us member.

                                    Thank you for valuable writing.


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