• Emotional Struggles & Mental Wellbeing,  Engineering Major

    Are you an Arrogant Engineer?


    Post #35 Confidence is Good, Arrogance is Not

    I understand firsthand why some engineers display a bit of arrogance about them.  Is engineering tough?  Yep.  Are engineers proud to call themselves engineers?  Yep.  Is it ok to be arrogant about it?  Nope.  People do it anyway. Please read this so you can understand and avoid the pitfalls of being an arrogant engineer.

  • Careers and Interviews,  Emotional Struggles & Mental Wellbeing

    Anxious About your First Engineering Internship?

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    Post #27 Your First Engineering Internship

    The semester is coming to an end and some of you will be traveling to your first engineering internship.  You’re excited, yet you kind of feel like vomiting.  What will you actually be doing?  What if they don’t like you?  It is completely reasonable and common for students to be anxious about their first engineering internship.  Read on – it’s not as scary as you make it out to be!