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Top 5 Tips From a Current Woman in STEM

Top 5 tips for females entering STEM careers While everyone at every stage of their career should never stop learning, young female engineers should focus on a few basics during their first few years after graduation that will benefit them… Continue Reading →

You Know You’re A Female, Right?

“You know you’re a female, right?” I’m currently writing a series of articles about starting my own business. This is about one of the conversations I had with a mentor. A conversation with a mentor. That question, coming from a… Continue Reading →

Nightmare Interview Into Opportunity

Turning a nightmare interview into a great opportunity. Is a nightmare interview the worst thing ever, or is it an avenue for opportunity? If you are career-minded, it may seem like an uphill battle to find success on a sustainable… Continue Reading →

Free Falling Into Entrepreneurship

A brand new start! I’m running off the cliff, pulling the cord, and free falling into entrepreneurship. I’m exhilarated, thrilled, and frightened to death. I can only pray that I hit the ground with my feet under me. I’ve made… Continue Reading →

Advice for New Engineers

Advice for the next generation of engineers I’m passionate about helping young engineers, especially women, navigate their career path. I do this several different ways: mentoring, hiring interns and co-ops, and blogging. I’m often asked, “What is most important thing… Continue Reading →

How to Maximize Return on Relationship

ROR can lead to better ROI The term Return on Relationship (ROR) has been around for a decade, but many people still do not understand what it means. It is probably the most valuable thing within your organization for improving… Continue Reading →

Equal Pay Day

Equal Pay Day Depending on where you live, today is Equal Pay Day.  The actual date differs by country each year because it symbolized how far into the year a woman must work to earn what a man earned the… Continue Reading →

Easy Networking Tips

How can networking boost your career? In your career, you will often find that it’s not what you know but who you know. Making important connections and relationships can only be done with a viable networking strategy. You don’t want… Continue Reading →

Document Everything

Document, document, document I cannot tell you how many times I have said, “If you do not document it, it never happened.” This is not to say that your word should not carry weight. You should always be honest and have… Continue Reading →

How to Handle Rejection

How to Handle Rejection in the Workplace: Knowing it’s not the end of the world is the first step. We have all been there right?  You find your dream job on an employment site and you go for it!  Maybe… Continue Reading →

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