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Career Center News: Articles from PE

Have You Learned Your Lesson? (July/August 2017 PE)
Lessons-learned reviews conducted after a project is complete can offer benefits, but may also come with risks—particularly liability concerns.

Power Up Your Professionalism (January/February 2017 PE)
No matter your career stage, renewing your commitment to the traits of a professional will give you a boost.

A Goal and an Assist (September 2015 PE)
On the path to the PE, young engineers find support from employers.

Are You a Competent Engineer? (September 2015 PE)
New competency model can help you find out..

Good News, Bad News (July 2015, PE)
How you view the state of engineering employment may depend on whether you’re a professional making a move or an employer scrambling for talent.

Add ‘Brain Basics’ to Your Professional Development List (April 2015 PE)
Several years ago, on a whim and after an over five-decade lapse since the third grade, I returned to art by taking a drawing class—loving it—and enrolling in more classes.

A Second Act (April 2015 PE)
A growing number of PEs are choosing to work part-time after retirement. It’s a decision that benefits engineers, employers, and clients.

Looking at 50 (November 2014 PE)
The odds may be against engineers who are over age 50 and looking for work, but there are ways to improve them.

The 3 Secrets to Becoming ‘Awesomely, Amazingly, World-Class Excellent’ (September 2014 PE)
Max Fischer was on 18 extracurricular teams, ranging from fencing and debate to the skeet shooting team and beekeepers club.

How Managers Deliver Project Success (July 2014 PE)
Managing projects takes a wide range of skills and abilities. Here’s some advice from PEs who have been there.

Your Career Starts Here (May 2014 PE)
As the latest class of engineering graduates prepares to join the work world, younger NSPE members offer career advice.

10 Top Tips on Leadership (May 2014 PE)
Leadership is a complex subject. You don’t master it by going to a seminar or reading a book. The following are examples of the very best leadership advice I’ve accumulated over 30 years as a leader and consultant.