Education and Career Insights

The Evolution of the PCB Librarian Role

Is the traditional PCB librarian’s role becoming obsolete? Printed circuit board (PCB) engineers and specialists like signal integrity (SI) and electromagnetic interference (EMI) engineers have traditionally had very different responsibilities, but the lines between these roles are now becoming blurred. Over the past few years, engineers performing the layout tasks within the PCB design flow …

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Manufacturing in the Pandemic: How to Shift to a Remote Workforce

The pandemic has caused mass disruption for manufacturers. Organizations had to quickly adopt digital work approaches, pivot their business models and adapt to remote work. This post shares how business are making the shift to a remote workforce and new digital initiatives.

Smart Manufacturing: How to Acquire the Engineering Skills You Need to Succeed

Smart manufacturing benefits engineers and manufacturing workers who have strong data analytics, automation, and digital transformation skills. It gives them a unique opportunity to grow into new and exciting roles that likely offer more prestige and an increase in pay. But how do you acquire the skills you need to succeed?

Becoming a Mentor

Engineering Education Now: Becoming a Mentor

Harvard Business Review recently observed the shortage of mentors. Becoming a mentor is a great way to pay it forward while broadening your skill set.

Finding a Mentor

Engineering Education Now: Finding a Mentor

Developing a mentor relationship benefits any engineer. Having a mentor is perhaps the most powerful way to gain insight into your decision making.

Chief Innovation Officer

Engineering Education Now: The Chief Innovation Officer

The role of the Chief Information Officer has changed so radically some believe it should be renamed, to the Chief Innovation Officer (CINO)

Engineering Education Now: The Chief Digital Officer

The Chief Digital Officer accelerates digital transformation initiatives, optimizing the customer’s digital experience and improving customer engagement.

Engineering Education Now: The Chief Transformation Officer

A synergy creator, the Chief Transformation Officer asks important questions and manages the company’s change journey.

Engineering Education Now: the Chief Technology Officer

As products become more and more infused with technology, the C-suite’s Chief Technology Officer role only becomes more key.