Posts in Engineering

What Automation Can’t Replace: The Importance of Soft Skills When Building a Culture of Innovation

April 25th, 2019 Posted by Engineering, Human Resources 0 thoughts on “What Automation Can’t Replace: The Importance of Soft Skills When Building a Culture of Innovation”

Soft skills can’t be automated and will be increasingly in demand as we continue into the 21st Century and the future of work. Any organization with an eye to the future should have an eye on their candidates soft skills.

The Rippling Impact of Tariffs on Production and Engineering

February 22nd, 2019 Posted by Engineering 0 thoughts on “The Rippling Impact of Tariffs on Production and Engineering”

The full-blown trade war between the U.S. and China has been characterized by tit-for-tat tariffs, retaliatory duties, and continued threats. The impact of tariffs on Chinese imports totals a hefty $250 billion, while China has placed tariffs on $110 billion worth of U.S. imports.

7 Trends Shaping Engineering in 2019

January 16th, 2019 Posted by Engineering, Human Resources, IT 0 thoughts on “7 Trends Shaping Engineering in 2019”

The winds of change are sweeping through every sector of engineering in 2019 as technologies and roles continue to advance at the speed of thought.

Is Hiring An Engineer with a P.E. License Worth It?

January 8th, 2019 Posted by Engineering 3 thoughts on “Is Hiring An Engineer with a P.E. License Worth It?”

How does a licensed professional engineer weigh up to an unlicensed professional? Is hiring someone with a P.E. license worth coughing up the extra money?

Environmental Engineering: Bringing Nature to Concrete Jungles

December 14th, 2018 Posted by Engineering 0 thoughts on “Environmental Engineering: Bringing Nature to Concrete Jungles”

Before engineering a new sustainability initiative or “greening” an existing site or facility to support the natural environment, it’s essential to take a look at the current state of environmental engineering and systems. Getting a sense of the new and up-and-coming technologies and applications can help you better understand the benefits and challenges of different environmental and sustainable engineering solutions, stay ahead of the competition, and identify the best execution plan for new projects.

Droning into the Future: How UAVs are Shaping Engineering

December 6th, 2018 Posted by Engineering 0 thoughts on “Droning into the Future: How UAVs are Shaping Engineering”

Improved efficiency, response speeds, safety, cost savings, accessibility, data accuracy, and project forecasting are all factors driving the uptake of UAVs and disrupting the world of engineering.

How Will the 4th Industrial Revolution Impact Engineering Managers?

November 21st, 2018 Posted by Engineering 0 thoughts on “How Will the 4th Industrial Revolution Impact Engineering Managers?”

The rise in demand for engineers needed to manage emerging technologies, coupled with the lack of engineers available to fill the widening gap, is transforming the landscape of engineering jobs. And with change comes new challenges.

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