Thomas A. Anderson, P.E.

How do you prepare for an interview? Do you read typical questions that the employer might ask? Do you practice artful responses? The S.O.A.R. Answer Method is helpful for preparing for...

I asked many professionals that hire recent graduates what are the qualities they are looking for. Do you have these qualities?

I asked many professionals that hire recent graduates what are the qualities they are looking for. Do you have these qualities?

Use these tips to help your LinkedIn profile get you noticed. Check to make sure all of the information on your profile is up to date.

From childhood, I feared public speaking. In school I refused to stand on stage during morning assembly, special occasions, and certainly not to speak. I always feared what my friends and...

By Tanmay Sarkar – My first trip to Toastmasters From childhood, I feared public speaking. In school I refused to stand on stage during morning assembly, special occasions, and certainly not...

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Are you interested in an internship next summer? The time to start the process is quickly approaching. Just ask my friend Nikita Goswami. Nikita is pursuing her master’s degree in material...

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Are you interested in an internship next summer? The time to start the process is quickly approaching. Just ask my friend Nikita Goswami. Nikita is pursuing her master’s degree in material...

Got an interview coming up? Follow these questions and practice your answers to win your next opportunity. 1.      Tell me about yourself Give the employer an overview of who you are professionally. You...

Got an interview coming up? Follow these questions and practice your answers to win your next opportunity. 1.      Tell me about yourself Give the employer an overview of who you are professionally. You...

Is a Professional Engineering License really worth it? Do you actually need it if your employer does not require it? Are the “PE” initials after your name worth the time and effort? I...

Is a Professional Engineering License really worth it? Do you actually need it if your employer does not require it? Are the “PE” initials after your name worth the time and effort? I...

What is the feasibility of oxy-fueled combustion versus the standard preheated air and natural gas combustion? The article will determined the use of oxy-fuel combustion for material products such as glass,...

The Engineering Career Coach podcast is by far my favorite engineering podcast. Anthony Fasano along with Chris Knutson provide excellent career advice to engineers among many disciplines. Their topics cover certifications,...

I want everyone to ask yourself “Are you a prisoner of your past or an architect of your future?”

I want everyone to ask yourself “Are you a prisoner of your past or an architect of your future?”

The field of engineering has numerous organizations, which help students connect to a community of experts. Listed below are some such organizations and their membership fees. These organizations can provide valuable experience and...

The field of engineering has numerous organizations, which help students connect to a community of experts. Listed below are some such organizations and their membership fees. These organizations can provide valuable experience and...

What a miserable presentation! Bland statements, a monotone voice, and a poorly organized presentation. I was bored sitting in a room with dozens of engineers wondering if the fire exit would...

If you are still drafting in two dimensions you are missing some important advancements. 3D modeling has changed the way project designs are presented. It is like combining multiple 2D drawings...

I recently met an engineer at the ESWP (Engineer Society of Western Pennsylvania) with a LEED Green Assoc. title on his business card. I had no idea what it was. After...

One of the most important certifications an engineer can obtain is the Engineer-in-Training (E.I.T.) Certificate by passing the Fundamentals of Engineering (F.E.) Exam. This article will help to answer common questions about...