Mel Butcher
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Society News

May 7, 2020

Thank you for rejoining me in our series on Design Thinking. In the first article, we explored with Seth Godin the overarching themes of design thinking and the foundation of the methodology –...
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Society News

April 7, 2020

Engineers are trained to effectively design and build infrastructure to meet safety and other regulatory requirements. But what about designing infrastructure to make users, like pedestrians and...
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Careers & Leadership

March 23, 2015

“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ― Benjamin Franklin There is value in mentoring relationships both for mentees and mentors. Throughout your...
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Careers & Leadership

November 25, 2013

Universities do an adequate job preparing students for the technical aspects of a career in Civil Engineering, but eventually most engineers will be forced to take on a leadership role with little or...
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