Looking back after years of professional practice, is there anything you wish you had learned in school that you didn't? With the ongoing debate over additional education, the next question becomes, "If we're going to add additional educational requirements to obtain a PE license, what should those requirements be?" PE asked members and found out that what you didn't learn in engineering school may be almost as important as what you did.
As revenues drop and engineering firms cut expenses, some are struggling to pay their professional liability insurance deductibles. Some of these firms are also more willing to jump at high-risk projects just to keep the revenue stream flowing. Professional liability insurers are reformatting their plans to adapt to both the economy and clients' needs.