June 1, 2010

This past Memorial Day weekend I returned to my childhood home in Bad Axe, Michigan. I grew up on an operating dairy farm. It provided endless opportunities for adventure and exploration for a...
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December 30, 2009

On December 1, I shared the story of one young engineers defining moment.  Erin Fletcher was asked to make an important public presentation at the last minute.  I shared this story on ASCE 's...
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December 10, 2009

On November 12, I posed a number of questions that students and young engineers asked during the early career transition session at the ASCE Annual Conference. I promised to address some of those in...
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December 1, 2009

It's likely that the big challenges that you face in your early career have been tackled by young engineers before.  For many, it can be comforting to know thattheir situation is not unique.  And...
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November 12, 2009

As nationwide unemployment tops 10%, recent grads face increasing competition from laid-off professionals.  Adding to the bad news, the National Association of Colleges and Employers released a...
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