STEM Careers

3 Myths Relating to STEM Careers

 SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING & MATH With today’s demand for technology, careers in STEM (a phrase that together stands for the subjects of science, technology, engineering, and math) are presently more sought after than before. Thanks to this high demand, occupations in STEM are frequently lucrative, and most offer good benefits to boot. University grads are aware of these […]

project management

What is project management?

More specifically, what is a project? It’s a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, service or result. A project is temporary in that it has a defined beginning and end in time, and therefore defined scope and resources. Also a project is unique in that it is not a routine operation, but a specific […]

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Gender diversity: 101

Gender diversity: 101 There are many reasons given for the current gender imbalance in STEM careers.  One of them is that women slip out of science because their hormones make them “different”. There are arguments that women find science “boring,”  that attempts to bridge the gender divide “deny human biology and nature,” and that efforts to achieve […]