As we already know in an upcoming episode of How I Met Your Mother, Barney and Marshall do their best to hide the fact that Ted was fired from the GNB headquarter design. Now while that might sound like a terrible thing, it sounds like these events will lead Ted to going out on his own.
According to KorbiTV's latest spoiler column, she says that Ted will be quitting his current job and starting his own architecture firm, which is tentatively called Mosbius Designs. No official word on whether this is a direct result of being fired from the GNB project, but hey, we love to assume when we're doing spoilers.
Ted Mosby, Architect