My Top 5 Mechanical Engineering Resources

What do you do when you need help with an engineering problem? It can be difficult to find resources that are trustworthy to provide you with reliable information. Many times the things we are engineering are used by people, which means they also have the ability to be misused by people. That means that we need […]

Q&A I’m Engaged

I got engaged over the weekend, exciting right! Yes, yes it is. We went to Canada for a weekend trip to Banff National Park. The drive through the mountains was beautiful. And Banff (the town) was adorable. We had intended to go hike the trail that overlooks Lake Lousie but misinterpreted the amount of snow […]

Let’s Get Real, Q&A 03/13/18

Hello! This is the first Q&A post, I wanted these posts to be a little more informal.  I thought you might want to get to know me and my blog a bit better. Why start a blog? From a personal standpoint sometimes I have trouble expressing myself, or wording things in a way so my […]

Summer Internship 2018 Series 4 – Ultimate Guide to Communication

Welcome to the Intern Series 4th post!  Here is more on the communication skills that will help you be successful as an intern.  These attributes never go out of style. Communication is key in companies large and small.  Take the time to evaluate your communication skills. If your social skills are lacking a little, don’t worry […]

Summer Internship 2018 Series 3 – Guide to Being an Awesome Intern

Congratulations! You are probably here because you just landed your first internship!  Way to go, those things are hard to get.  After the initial wave of excitement, you are probably starting to fill with questions. If you are still trying to find one, or have an interview check out my previous posts. Hopefully, your hiring manager […]

Summer Internship 2018 Series 1 – Career Fair Fun

Welcome to the Intern Series! Internships and co-ops are extremely important for gathering real-world experience.  There is a disconnect between what you learn in college and how it applies in a job setting.  Obtaining experience while in college does more than help you achieve full-time employment after you have your degree.  Think of it as […]