Engineering Job Market
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5/23/2013 12:44 PM EDT
A new jobs report shows where high-tech jobs in U.S. are moving.
post comment 1 comment last comment Jeroen
Definition of "High-Tech Jobs" is given in the appendix: engineers, scientists, their managers but ...
5/21/2013 3:00 PM EDT
Here are some basic tips for handling resumes and establishing an online presence, after all, resumes are no longer limited to simple paper versions.
12/24/2012 10:44 AM EST
Did you slave the year away and not get a bonus? Did you expect one?
post comment 9 comments last comment David Ashton
The (very) difficult part is getting your boss to offer them...
12/21/2012 10:32 AM EST
After some dubious number crunching, the San Jose Mercury News claims Silicon Valley has been taken over by an Asian-American invasion.
post comment 30 comments last comment chanj
One of the key statistics is the Asian population growth in Bay Area. It will tell us whether the ...
11/29/2012 7:31 PM EST
UK initiative offers something of a cross between an online matchmaker and an engineering careers site.
post comment 1 comment last comment yuzz3n
Your site provided us with valuable information to work with. Each & every tips of your post are ...
11/14/2012 2:00 PM EST
Free gourmet food, plush offices, personal training sessions at the corporate gym and time off to develop pet projects; more and more firms are upping the stakes to win potential employees over. But do the perks really matter? And more importantly, do they matter to you?
post comment 9 comments last comment ASIC Consultant
Must be something about being in the bay area California, vs. over here in MA where the perks for ...
10/25/2012 12:41 PM EDT
Readers react to the notion that there are a lot of unfilled engineering jobs in the U.S.
post comment 22 comments last comment Bert22306
You're absolutely right, Sylvie. Retirement plans have become a thing of the past. Companies seem to ...
10/24/2012 10:57 AM EDT
U.S. colleges are simply not spitting out enough computer scientists and electrical engineers to meet the sheer demand
post comment 26 comments last comment pcsalex
it started a bit earlier, as the school's quality declined- particularly math education, the basic ...
9/17/2012 9:00 AM EDT
In last week’s Careers newsletter, I asked whether readers thought engineers should bolster their technical education with a more business orientated degree, like an MBA. The responses (flooding my inbox all week) have been quite staggering and run the gamut from strong agreement to vehement rejection of the notion.
post comment 53 comments last comment Jose_engineer
As I understant it, you are saying that an MBA 'is' useful, but you can learn the material on your ...
8/20/2012 1:25 PM EDT
I recently took a trip to Chicago to spend some time with engineers at Littelfuse and delve deep into the world of circuit protection. But along the way, I found out just what it was that made Littelfuse engineers tick, and how blowing stuff up is just one of the many perks.
post comment 4 comments last comment seaEE
Sylvie, I enjoyed your video as it brought back some memories of a visit I made to Littelfuse not ...