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Posted April 14, 2015 by

Tips for Community College Engineers Trying to Transfer to University

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Engineering professional with group of students in training. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

If you are interested in a future in engineering but you are not sure how to transfer from a community college into a university, then you are not alone. Most of the time, candidates who have earned an associate’s degree in engineering are easily able to transfer into a four-year university program that culminates in a bachelor’s degree, and they can even go on to earn graduate degrees in various types of engineering science. (more…)

Posted March 03, 2015 by

4 Engineering Degrees for the Technically Minded Individual

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Portrait of a smiling engineer in a construction site. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

College students who want to get on the fast track to success would do well to consider majoring in engineering. People who graduate with engineering degrees will find that they never have trouble finding work, and engineering is one of the most lucrative fields as well. There are lots of different choices when it comes to engineering majors, and it can be difficult to decide which one is the best. Here is a look at four of the top engineering majors that students should consider. (more…)

Posted September 15, 2014 by

World Expo Bid 2020: The Foreseen Positive Impact on UAE Job Market

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Vineeta Tiwari

The United Arab Emirates has an economy and a job market that possess an enviable stature and positioning in the global economic platform. In the entire Arab land, UAE is one country that has been determined to retain its heritage while sprinting at breakneck speed to embrace the breakthroughs and upcoming fiscal supporting events.

The job market at the moment is brewing with excellent career opportunities and there are several reasons that are backing up the success. Some of the highlighted reasons include a booming economy that is slowly moving towards diversification, increased Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) and a prospering private sector. (more…)

Posted August 29, 2014 by

Computer Hardware Career Allows Interesting Avenues of Growth

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Technician repairing computer hardware in the lab. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Computer hardware as a career had its beginnings in the 1980’s and since then has grown by enormous proportions. Computer hardware as an industry is comparable to any other manufacturing industry with multiple functional areas and several operational divisions under a single functional area. A typical computer hardware company has manufacturing and marketing facilities and has employee strength depending upon its scale of business. (more…)

Posted March 03, 2014 by

Do What Feels Right And Pursue Your Passion

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Happy, successful businessman showing cheer with clenched fists at work. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

What makes you feel fulfilled? If you say it’s your job, you are, sadly, part of a small group everyone else rolls their eyes at. A 2013 Gallup poll found that just under 30 percent of employees working in the U.S. and Canada felt engaged at work. And these workers are among the most satisfied of the 180 nations Gallop surveyed! (more…)

Posted February 05, 2014 by

What to Know About Entry Level Jobs in Civil Engineering in 2014

For those of you interested in finding entry level jobs in civil engineering this year, the following post has some information to keep in mind.

Entry level civil engineering jobs are provided to the fresher civil engineers who can tackle any building assignment efficiently, single-handedly or under the supervision of a senior.

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Posted January 29, 2014 by

Are You Interested in Entry Level Jobs in Mechanical Engineering?

If you would like to learn about entry level jobs in mechanical engineering, the following post has information to assist your job search.

The new mechanical engineers find the entry level mechanical engineering jobs as boons for expanding and enlightening their career with success and financial profits.

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Posted August 28, 2013 by

7 Entry Level Jobs that Pay Well

Recent college graduates, have you found a job yet?  If not, the following post includes seven entry level jobs that might interest you, and pay well.

You better check out the high paying entry level jobs listed below before you start flipping hamburgers. They have promising starting salaries and they also lead to good opportunities for advancement.

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Posted August 06, 2013 by

Mechanical engineering is a sizzling degree for college grads

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Mechanical technician operating machine. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

May brings more than Memorial Day and Mother’s Day. It is also when a whole slew of college graduates throw their caps in the air and then cross their fingers in the hopes they can find a job.

While competition for jobs may be stiff — the National Center for Education Statistics (nces.ed.gov, 2012) says more than 1.7 million bachelor’s degrees were conferred in 2010-2011 alone — there is one group of students that could have little problem landing a position right out of school. Those students are engineering majors, and within the field, mechanical engineering grads are some of the most coveted. (more…)

Posted April 24, 2012 by

Interview With An Engineer

I am a principle engineer and work in the field of telecommunications. I have worked in wire and cable/telecommunication for the past 23 years.

I develop new products and processes for manufacturing telecommunication cables. First, a potential project is identified. Then a plan for developing the product is made. Upon having an approved plan we identify the equipment that is necessary and the processes that are needed to make the proposed product, order any tooling or materials that are necessary, and then develop the manufacturing process to make the product. Once the product is made it then goes through a series of tests to make sure that it meets the requirements. If not, we identify the potential solutions and do further testing. (more…)