One of the most important factors in having a successful career in Engineering that you enjoy and find fulfilling is to find a job type suited for your personality type. Almost all career choices require you to further choose whether you want a job in Research, Development or Application. Research is best suited for highly creative individuals. Application is best for structured people who are very organized. Development is sort of in the middle. Being happy in your career is to pick a job that is a good match for your person type.
In this lesson we look at pros and cons of working for large verses small companies. The question of whether it is better to work for a small or big company is a complicated one, and depends a lot on your personal preferences, and your tolerance for risk. This video goes through the things you should think about in making this important decision.
In this video we continue our series on how to become a successful engineer, and in this lesson we focus on what College Students should know, and what you should know as you get ready to go into a college engineering program. Most students are not prepared for just how tough a college engineering program is going to be. This video has important tips on how to not just survive, but thrive in college. Enjoy!
Key aspect of engineering success is to start early. Hence, this video is targeted to High School and Middle Schoolers. Getting a jump on things by developing good math and study habits will put you ahead of the crown. Also, you want to start developing your coding and troubleshooting skills as early as possible. This video should help you get your engineering career off to an early start by developing good habits early.