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Energy Engineering Internships?

01/03/2015 by Anonymous Poster
Hello, I am interested in undergraduate energy engineering interships. I still didn't enter a university, and I am planning to base my decision on t...
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PG Diploma

01/03/2015 by P.Nithin Kumar
Hi, I am pursuing mba in distance education.Can I appear PG diploma course at the same time. Pl suggest Regards Nithin
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Engineering Careers

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Good Way to Get a Job in the Electrical Engineering Field?

01/03/2015 by Jay_
I have some background in Embedded Systems (I worked with Arduino too) and I did some training in PLCs earlier. But I have no actual job experience. W...
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What's the Value of a Patent?

01/21/2015 by HUSH
In the past year, two leading automakers have released some or all of their patents for use by the public or even competing manufacturers. Last June...
Pathfinder Tags: alternative fuel open source patent patent troll
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Last comment 01/22/2015 by James Stewart

Generation Y — How to Fit In

07/06/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Numerous sources have explored the multigenerational workplace and the fundamental differences in how each generation looks at any situation. Each...
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Hiring Practices Narrow Employment Choices

03/16/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Why, when alleged staff shortages prevent engineering departments from reaching their full potential, are so many engineers unemployed? This piece loo...
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Last comment 03/21/2014 by aDIYguy
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Engineering Careers

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Engineering Ethics in 2014

12/17/2014 by HUSH
Just like doctors, engineers are expected to utilize their skills and knowledge in a benevolent fashion. Where the Hippocratic Oath outlines the eth...
Pathfinder Tags: career engineer ethics morals
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Last comment 12/18/2014 by phoenix911

Do Engineers Make Good Terrorists?

05/21/2014 by HUSH
So before I incite an online riot, I should note this disclaimer: I do not believe you, sir or madam, are a terrorist. However, your intrinsic knowl...
Pathfinder Tags: career DEGREE engineers terrorism
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Last comment 09/14/2014 by xray45347

Workplace Noise: Dangers, Standards and Remedies

03/23/2014 by CR4 Guest Author
If you have ever visited a commercial warehouse, factory floor, airport or construction site, to name only a few common workplace environments, you pr...
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Last comment 05/13/2014 by Kevin LaPaire
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Engineering...Beyond the Classroom

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Top Trade Skills For 2014

02/23/2014 by CR4 Guest Author
Even with a slowly improving economy, unemployment continues to be a major concern among American workers. However, there are many employment opportun...
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Engineering Communications

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How to Translate Science Speak

02/13/2014 by cheme_wordsmithy
Scientists and engineers know things that laypersons don't know. This is just fine, except when the engineer/scientist has to or wants to communicate...
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Unschool In Session?

12/26/2014 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by Hannes
The national Common Core initiative and a bevy of standardized tests have drawn an awful lot of doubting eyes toward American education. While Commo...
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Futuristic Fusion

05/06/2014 posted in Plastics & Resins Blog
by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
A research team from MIT has developed a hybrid material from living and nonliving materials. A first of its kind, the fused material holds the c...
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Much To Do! Twelve Potentially Economically Disruptive Technologies

06/12/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
Please read this free and insightful report from McKinsey & Co.: Disruptive Technologies: Advances that will Transform Life, Business, and the Glo...
Pathfinder Tags: Career Opportunities Disruptive Technologies McKinsey
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Be True to your School (Ranking)

05/09/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
Forbes Magazine joined the fray a few years ago in ranking America's Colleges and recently issued their 2012 results. US News & World Report (USN&...
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Math Use On The Job - Precision Machining

05/03/2013 posted in Speaking of Precision
by Milo
The Atlantic titles their article "Here's How Little Math Americans Use at Work." Spoiler alert, in Precision Machining, we all use a lot of math thr...
Pathfinder Tags: careers math precision machining
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Math Isn't Rocket Science; Is it?

03/25/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
The Museum of Mathematics recently opened in New York City. As stated on the MOMATH website, "Mathematics illuminates the patterns and structures a...
Pathfinder Tags: CBS Sunday Morning education mathematics MOMATH Rocket Science
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