February 22, 2014

This look at the management/leadership career track builds on last week's post. Frequent contributor Rachel Cantor Fogarty explores the traits of successful managers and identifies ways that...
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January 11, 2014

If there is one place where you might expect leadership techniques to be researched and practiced like a science, it would likely be the United States Army. The Generals, by Tom Ricks, reviews the...
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November 24, 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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2014 President Randy Over delivers inaugural address at Annual Meeting
November 22, 2013

Welcome and thanks for reading my blog. I’m looking forward to sharing my thoughts with you as I jump into my year as ASCE president and tackling the objectives I’ve set for me and the Society....
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January 25, 2013

Terry Neimeyer, P.E., BCEE, MASCE, FACEC, CEO and Chairman of the Board of KCI Technologies Terry Neimeyer, P.E., BCEE,...
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November 20, 2012

This year’s ASCE Annual Conference keynote speaker was David Lapin, founder of Lapin International and author of Lead by Greatness. From the start of his presentation, Mr. Lapin challenged our...
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July 16, 2012

Robert L. Bowen, Ph.D, P.E., Dist.M.ASCE, Founder and Chairman of Bowen Engineering Corporation Since 1967, Robert L. Bowen,...
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June 4, 2012

ASCE, in conjunction with sister societies (AIME, AIST, SME, SEG, MRS, and SPE), will offer an Emerging Leaders Alliance training workshop in 2012 to provide rising leaders with tools to more...
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November 2, 2011

When the going gets tough, the tough… compute, avoid, accommodate, compromise, and, finally, collaborate. That’s the positive progression in moving from a confrontational situation to a solution....
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November 20, 2009

Hopefully, this post will be the first of many entries that suggest ways to supercharge your career. Step one: network. I’ve been using some of the connections that I made during the annual...
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