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Project management is often considered to be a highly valuable skill for engineers looking to further their careers. But do engineers make good project managers? What are some skills that you can add to improve your project management qualifications? How can you become more well-rounded as both an engineer and a project manager, to add… Read more »

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Staffing firms provide a number of benefits for job candidates on the hunt for their next position. Here are some of the main reasons why you should consider working with a staffing firm to help you find your next job and further develop your career. Staffing Firms Provide an Instant Professional Network It’s undeniably true… Read more »

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It is simply unavoidable these days. Our businesses succeed or struggle under the effectiveness of our IT support. Without it, businesses are unable to leverage the fast-paced and effective tools available in almost any industry. But maybe hiring on-site IT workers may just be impractical for your business at the time being. Here are a… Read more »

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Solar power used to be all about utility size projects, large installations, and fast-growing startup companies. But as technologies become more efficient, there is a growing need for smaller-scale projects as well, specifically for businesses, schools, hospitals, even single-family homes. Today we talk about how businesses are adapting to these innovations, and what changes you… Read more »

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The job search process continues to be more and more exclusively performed online. In today’s blog, we talk about best practices for having your professional materials stand out in an online application. If you want to learn about some of the best ways to find jobs that you have a realistic chance of getting, and… Read more »

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A recent report by the U.S. Department of Energy states that the Obama administration is seeking to increase American wind power by as much as 35 percent by the year 2050. That’s an exciting and ambitious goal considering that only 4.5 percent of our current electricity comes from wind power, but clearly the industry is… Read more »

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Nothing is worse than a new hire getting lost in the bustle of day-to-day business. While it’s true that the onboarding process for new employees can take some time, if you can get someone up to speed quickly then your business will benefit overall from the commitment you show to your new hires. You will… Read more »

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So you’re ready to jump into the job market, with your sights set on a technical career. Wonder how applying for a technical job might differ from other, non technical jobs? The job market is naturally competitive. What should you do to make your resume stand out in a field of professionals? What unique features… Read more »

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It’s true that so called ‘smart’ technologies are all the rage right now, with new designs constantly being introduced to the market. This concept, dubbed the Internet of Things, is grabbing interest from everyone from app developers to city planners. Here are a few ways we foresee the Internet of Things having an influence on… Read more »

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If you’re reading this blog, you are very aware of the Internet. But have you heard of the Internet of Things? As more and more devices get connected to online and offline networks, from household appliances to nuclear power plants, we are in fact experiencing the growth of a new Internet. One of connected things,… Read more »