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Engineering our Future: Empowering Engineers to Become Leaders Podcast

Luis Duque

Luis Duque from Engineering our Future provides meaningful and educational conversations with some of the best and brightest engineers and professionals around the world so you can stay ahead of the curve in your career. Learn what the best engineers are working on, creating, and teaching so you can develop the skills needed to maintain your role as a key member of society. Since 2018, Luis has been volunteering, working, and creating content that has inspired and empowered thousands of people. His career experience is broad for his relatively few years out of school. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
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Mar 13 2020
59 seconds
062 // Supporting Women in STEM with Paulina Castrellon
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/062 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners As a first generation latina in the US, Paulina Castrellon has overcome lots of industry challenges and lack of support from her own loved ones since the moment she decided to go for a career in STEM. Despite all the discouragement and negative words thrown at her, she knew it would be worth it. What You鈥檒l Learn: Paulina鈥檚 Inspiring Life Story as a First Generation Latina in the USThe Challenges She Faced Getting into STEM鈥旳nd Her #1 Lesson Learned from ThemWhy People Often Discourage Women That Want to Pursue Careers in STEMThe Benefits of Women Working With Other WomenAdvice For Young Women Suffering from Impostor Syndrome鈥旳nd How to Overcome ItThe Best Way for Women to Get into STEM FieldsHow Men Can鈥旳nd Should鈥旽elp Increase the Number of Women in STEMHow Can We Make STEM Look Interesting to Young People?What Environmental Health and Safety Engineers Do鈥旳nd Why You Need ThemWhy This Career is a Great Choice for the Hands-On Engineers Out ThereHow Occupational Health Has Gained Importance Over the YearsBig Dreams are What Make an Engineer. But How Do You Make Them Achievable?How Innovation Will Allow Us to Continue Engineering Our Future Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
5d ago
49 mins
061 // My Struggles with Mental Health
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/061 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners Even though the pandemic has completely made things worse, mental health issues have always been around. At some point, we all experience some sort of mental struggle or anxiety disorder. Yet most people still avoid talking about it. Why? Because it鈥檚 often regarded as a weakness instead of a situation we need to deal with. Today, however, you鈥檒l learn that you're not alone. Luis shares his life-long struggles with mental health issues that started way back in middle school, but that still persist to this date. He shares the red flags and symptoms he suffers from, the things he鈥檚 implemented to help him handle the situation, and the resources he鈥檚 been using and heard good things about that can help you too. What You鈥檒l Learn in This Episode: Why Most People Don鈥檛 Talk About Their Mental Health IssuesHow People Often Deal With Their Mental Health Problems鈥旳nd Why It鈥檚 WrongWhat is the Right Way to Go About Your Mental Struggles or Anxiety Disorder?A Silver Lining: How These Tough Times Can Help Shape a Better Version of YourselfSurprising Mental Health Stats That Will Get You Worried About YoursLuis鈥檚 Red Flags and Symptoms of Mental Health Problems7 Things He Does to Help Him With His Struggles鈥旳nd How They Can Help You TooHighly-Recommended Resources to Help You Navigate These Tough TimesThe #1 Takeaway From This Episode, If You Only Take One Thing With You Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Nov 17 2021
25 mins
060 // Empowering Women to Thrive in STEM with Kate Gunderson
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/060 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Policygenius: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/policygeniuslife Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners In a previous episode, you learned that there are many roles at NASA and its contractors that don't require you to be a 鈥渞ocket scientist鈥. However, if you do have an aerospace engineering degree or background, there鈥檚 probably a position for you as well. In this episode, you鈥檒l hear from Kate Gunderson, the woman from a small town who got one of these positions herself. What You鈥檒l Learn: How She Got Her Dream Job at NASA Even Though She鈥檚 Been Told She Couldn鈥檛 Do ItWhy Her Desire to Work at NASA Led Her to Pursue an Engineering DegreeHow She Managed to Go From a Small Town to Being Accepted into Renowned SchoolsThe Work She鈥檚 Been Doing in the Aircraft Operations Division Since 2018What a Flight Science Officer Does鈥旳nd What You Need to Become OneHow She Applies Her Structural Engineering Education to NASA鈥檚 AircraftsWhy She Started Her Famous Instagram Account Helping Women Thrive in STEMThe #1 Challenge She鈥檚 Faced in Her Career That You Need to Be Aware of. Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Nov 10 2021
25 mins
059 // Seven Reasons Why Volunteering is Important for Your Career
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/059 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Policygenius: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/policygeniuslife Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners Engineers have the technical expertise to make big changes in society and help many communities that may lack some basic needs. In today鈥檚 episode, you鈥檒l learn why you should volunteer, as well as the many ways you can benefit from it. It鈥檚 not complicated to get started. Nor does it need to be fancy. What You鈥檒l Learn in This Episode: Seven Benefits of Volunteering That Help With Other Areas of Your LifeFour Super Easy Ways to Find Volunteering OpportunitiesDifferent Types of Volunteering Work鈥旳nd Why It鈥檚 Simpler Than You ThinkWhy Should You Do it?How Volunteering Makes You Feel Like You Have More Time鈥旹ven If You Don鈥檛The Important Skills You鈥檒l Develop While VolunteeringHow It Helps You Sharpen Your Mind and BodyHow You鈥檒l Grow as a Person If You Volunteer Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Nov 3 2021
19 mins
058 // Learning about the Future of Licensure in Engineering
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/058 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Policygenius: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/policygeniuslife Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners Professional licensure is your passport to a professional career. It not only allows you to add initials after your name (PE, SE, etc.), but it鈥檚 also a step forward in your professional life. Today, you鈥檒l sit in the first row and learn about the path to licensure for civil engineers, whether you want to be a PE, SE, or even if you鈥檙e an international student coming into the US after college. What You鈥檒l Learn in This Episode: Andrea鈥檚 Work at NCEES Developing the Professional Exams You TakeChun鈥檚 Position and Job at the SEI Licensure CommitteeThree Reasons Why You Should Get Your Professional LicenseThe Difference Between the PE and SE Licenses---And Why You Should CareHow Do You Get the SE License? Do You Need the PE License First?Are There any States That Allow You to Sit for the SE Exam Before Taking the PE?What Should You Do to Determine Which License You鈥檒l Need?How Exam Decoupling Really WorksWhat Areas of Practice Usually Require the SE License as a Minimum?Insights on the PE Exam Going CBT Next Year---And Why the SE Exam is NextHow to Prepare for the SE Exam When it Switches to CBTWhat is the Structural Engineering Licensing Coalition?What are the Basic Requirements to a Professional License?How Can International Students Get Licensure in the US?Do You Need to Take the PE Again if You Want---or Need---to Practice in Another State?The Importance of Continuing Education (PDHs) to Your Competence as an EngineerWhat to Do If You Can鈥檛 Find Enough People to Sign Your Professional Reference When Applying for Licensure? Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Oct 27 2021
59 mins
057 // The Real Difference Between Leadership and Management
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/057 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Policygenius: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/policygeniuslife Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners As an engineer, you already possess the traits to become a successful manager. But being a true leader is a matter of having certain skills and traits that go beyond those of a manager. And since no engineer is taught that in school, it鈥檚 up to you to go after that knowledge. Today鈥檚 episode will give you a great starting point. Luis lists some of the key traits of a true leader, dissects the best strategies you can use to learn about real leadership, and how you can effectively start applying this knowledge at your workplace to take your career to the next level. What You鈥檒l Learn in This Episode: Why Higher-Ranked Positions Do NOT Always Mean Good Leadership SkillsThe Real Difference Between a Leader and a Manager5 Crucial Skills an Engineer Needs to Become a Great LeaderLeadership Traits and Skills of a True Leader鈥旳nd How to Spot OneThe Traits of ManagerHow Entrepreneurial Skills Can Help Engineers in Their CareersThe 鈥淓ngineers are Introverts鈥 Stereotype is Not Necessarily TrueThe Transition From a Technical Engineer to a Leader at an OrganizationThe Best Ways to Learn These Leadership Skills鈥旳nd How to Apply Them Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Oct 20 2021
21 mins
056 // Lessons from Hispanics in STEM
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/056 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Policygenius: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/policygeniuslife Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners Throughout this year鈥檚 Hispanic Heritage Month, you鈥檝e learned a lot from different latinos and latinas in STEM. These hispanics are not only doing amazing work in their own areas, but also empowering and helping other hispanic professionals in the field. In this 鈥渕iniseries finale鈥, you'll learn the biggest takeaways from each one of the episodes celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. What You鈥檒l Learn in This Episode: A SEI Live Event Happening Today at 10:30 a.m. (MT) You Cannot Miss!How Girls in Civil is Helping Hispanic Women in STEMGirls in Civil鈥檚 #1 Piece of Advice for You if You Truly Want Something in LifeWhy You Should Always Go After Something Bigger in Your CareerWhy Taking Care of Yourself First, According to Andrea MartinThe Power of Morning Routines鈥旳nd Why You Should Have OneThe Prioritization Question You Need to Ask Yourself Every DayAndrea鈥檚 Advice on How Hispanics Can Break Free from Diminishing ThemselvesThe Ugly Side of Achievement with Joan MelendezWhy Your Degree Doesn鈥檛 Define Your Career鈥旳nd How You Can Change PathsJoan Explains Why Space Exploration is Beneficial鈥旳nd How Much it Really Costs Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Oct 13 2021
21 mins
055 // Becoming a NASA Engineer with Joan Melendez Misner
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/055 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners With all the space travel and exploration missions currently going on, you鈥檝e probably wondered what it takes to work on some of them. However, if you鈥檙e not an aerospace engineer, you may be skeptical about this since you don鈥檛 have the 鈥渞equired鈥 credentials. If that鈥檚 the case, this episode brings you good news. Today, Latina engineer Joan Melendez Misner elaborates on how her career progressed until she finally got her dream job at NASA after 13 failed attempts. With a chemical engineering background, she explains the many other roles available at NASA and its subcontractors that don鈥檛 require you to be a rocket scientist to work on space exploration. In addition, she lays out the steps you can take to change career paths and get into the space sector, or any other sector, regardless of your degree. What You鈥檒l Learn: Her Work Experience in the Aviation Industry鈥旳nd How It Helps Her at NASAHow NASA Socials Allowed Her to Network With and Learn From NASA EngineersHow She Managed to Get Her Job at NASA After 13 Failed AttemptsWhat She Did After Each Rejection That Allowed Her to Succeed Later onPandemic-Related Challenges She Faced Right After Joining NASAJoan's Past and Current Missions at NASAOne of Her Life Principles: 鈥淣etwork to get work鈥滵o You Need to Be a Rocket Scientist to Work at NASA?Roles Available at NASA and its Subcontractors You Didn鈥檛 Know You Could GetHow She Uses Her Chemical Engineering Background at NASAYour Degree Doesn鈥檛 Define You. You Willingness to Learn Does.How You Can Switch Career Paths if You Want to鈥昍egardless of Your DegreeWhy Do Countries Spend Billions of Dollars to Send Things into Space?The Unnoticed Benefits Society Gets From the Space SectorHer All-Time Favorite Moments and Tasks as a NASA EngineerHer Struggles as a Hispanic Woman EngineerWhy She Started Her Highly Successful Instagram Page With 40k+ FollowersHer Top Two Tips on How to Pursue a Career in STEM鈥旳nd Succeed Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Oct 6 2021
43 mins
054 // Launching Hispanics Towards Success with Andrea Martin
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/054 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners Have you ever wanted to pursue something bigger than what you already have? Maybe it鈥檚 that job promotion you鈥檝e always wanted, or even a total career shift to go after something else. In our third episode celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, you鈥檒l learn from Andrea Martin, a latina engineer who did both, and now helps you do the same鈥昩oth in your career and personal life. What You鈥檒l Learn: Andrea's Difficult Transition from Peru to the USHow She Started Her Business While in Maternity LeaveWhy Most People Don鈥檛 Take the Time to Plan Their Next StepsWhy You Should Focus on The Person You Want to Be; Not the Goal ItselfWhy Your Beliefs About Yourself May Prevent You From Achieving Your GoalsHabits That Allowed Her to Grow Her Business While Working Full-Time and With KidsThe Time Management Technique She Uses to Map Out Her DaysWhy You Should Start the Day Taking Care of Yourself FirstWhy Communication With Whoever You Live With is EssentialThe #1 Thing Students Need to Pursue Bigger Professional GoalsHow Hispanics Can Overcome Mental Barriers to AchievementsComparisons on Social Media: How Can You Better Deal With it?Her Struggles When Transitioning from Engineering to BusinessWhy You Need to be Aware of Some Cultural Values That are Imposed on YouThe Reason You Should Always Tell People the 鈥淲hat鈥, But Also Explain the 鈥淲hy鈥 Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Sep 29 2021
53 mins
053 // Creating a Community for Hispanics in STEM with Girls in Civil
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/053 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners If you鈥檝e listened to our last episode, you know that women are still underrepresented in STEM, and hispanics make up no more than 8% of the people in such fields. Today, the second episode celebrating this year鈥檚 Hispanic Heritage Month, you鈥檒l learn from a group of latina engineers working to change this scenario for the better. What You鈥檒l Learn: What is Girls in Civil All About?The Exciting鈥旴ut Difficult鈥昑ransition From Puerto Rico to the USHow They Found Other Hispanics to Interact WithHow Latinos鈥 Resilience Can Help Them in Their CareersWhy Latinos Should Embrace Their Hispanic BackgroundWhy Diversity in STEM Guarantees More Inclusive SolutionsHow Girls in Civil is Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month鈥旳nd How You Can JoinThe Top 3 Books They Recommend to Help You With Your Career and LifeTheir #1 Advice for Other Women in STEMThe Power of Mentors鈥旹ven if It鈥檚 OnlineHow We Can Continue Engineering Our Future Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Sep 22 2021
33 mins
052 // Hispanic Heritage Month and What it Means to be a Latino in STEM
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/052 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners Today, September 15th, marks the start of Hispanic Heritage Month, which celebrates the culture, stories, and contributions of Latin-American citizens. Even though there鈥檚 a lot to celebrate, we still have a long way to go as hispanics are still underrepresented in many different areas, including STEM. According to a report by the Student Research Foundation, hispanics are only 25% of the US student population. However, when you look at careers in STEM specifically, they represent no more than 8% of the people in these fields. Therefore, this episode is an introduction to a series dedicated to Latinos and Latinas in STEM, talking about how difficult鈥昩ut rewarding鈥昳t can be, as well as what we can do to improve diversity in such fields. What You鈥檒l Learn: What is the Hispanic Heritage Month?Why Does It Take Place Between 09/15 and 10/15 of Every Year?Hispanics' Struggles as They Come Into the USAn Honest Opinion About a Life in STEM from a Latina Engineer HerselfThe Unutilized Hispanic Talent Pool鈥旴oth Men and WomenWhy Hispanics Have One of The Highest Dropout Rates From STEM FieldsFour Main Factors Explaining Why Hispanics are Underrepresented in STEMIs Hispanic Representation Expected to Improve?Are Hispanics Still Interested in a Career in STEM, Regardless of the Disparities?The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers鈥旳n Organization for HispanicsHow Girls in Civil is Empowering Latinas in STEMWhat Can We Do to Pave the Way for Future Hispanic Generations? Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Sep 15 2021
29 mins
051 // What Every Recruiter Wishes for in a Candidate With Leah Brink
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/051 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners While school is a wonderful experience, your professional career after graduation is completely different. And it all starts with a job application, whether you are seeking an internship or full-time position. Today, you鈥檒l learn everything you need to stand out during the recruiting process from the expert picking and choosing the winning candidates herself. Leah Brink is a talent acquisition expert currently working for Daktronics. On today鈥檚 episode, she elaborates on what she has learned over her 10+ years of experience in this role. She gives actionable and highly recommended tips on how to prepare and apply for a job, even if the process happens remotely. What You鈥檒l Learn: Leah Brink鈥檚 Work at DaktronicsDaktronics Founding StoryTwo Types of Internship Programs Currently Available at DaktronicsHow Getting Work Experience Early on Can Help Students After They GraduateWhy Employers Use Your Grades in School to Make a Hiring DecisionThe Role Extracurricular Activities Play in Your CareerHow an Internship Can Help You Figure Out if You鈥檝e Chosen the Right Field for YouWhy an Internship is a Competitive Advantage (From the Employer鈥檚 Perspective)Working Jobs Not Related to Your Field Can Still Get You Valuable Skills鈥旳nd ContactsHow the Recruiting Processes Have Changed With the PandemicHow You Can Better Prepare for a Remote Job InterviewRemote Employee Training: How Can You Prepare for It?The Importance of Proactivity as an Intern and EmployeeFrom Cover Letter to Crafting the Perfect Resume: Job Application Tips to Stand OutWhat Recruiters Immediately Look for Once They Get Your Resume Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Sep 8 2021
1 hr
050 // Career Paths in Civil Engineering
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/050 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners If I were to ask you what civil engineers do, you would probably answer with 鈥渉ouses鈥, maybe 鈥渂uildings鈥, or even 鈥渂ridges鈥. That鈥檚 not wrong. But there鈥檚 much more to what a civil engineer can do in his or her career. This episode lays out some of the many possible career paths you can choose from as a civil engineer, as well as the requirements you need to meet to practice each of them. What You鈥檒l Learn: Five of the Many Possible Career Paths in Civil EngineeringThe Opportunities in Government for Civil EngineersWhat a Typical Career Path in the Government Sector Looks LikeThe Career Paths of a Civil Engineer in the Education SectorThe Benefits of Working in AcademiaThe Professional Ladder in Education鈥旻rom Professor to Department ChairCivil Engineering Opportunities in the Consulting SectorSmall and Big Engineering Firms: Which One Best Suits You?Three Main Tracks an Engineer Can Choose at a Private FirmThe Career Path Most People Don鈥檛 Know About: The Industry SectorWhat You'll Be Doing in the Industry Sector as a Civil EngineerWhat a Career Path in the Construction Sector Looks LikeThe Hands-On, On-site Work in the Construction Side of Civil EngineeringRequirements You Need to Meet Before Going Any of These Routes Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Sep 1 2021
27 mins
049 // The Five Personal Finance Principles
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/049 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners Research done by LendingClub Bank found that almost 40% of US citizens with incomes over $100,000 a year live paycheck-to-paycheck. Since engineers and other people in STEM make a pretty good salary, all you need to do to be part of the remaining 60% is learn the basics of personal finance. And that鈥檚 exactly what this episode will do for you. Today, Luis shares the five principles you need to start taking control of your financial life. He uses examples from his personal life about how he manages his own money, the resources he uses to learn about it, and how you can do the same. After all, money management is a matter of specifying what you care enough about to spend your money on, and cutting back on what you don鈥檛. What You鈥檒l Learn: Why You Should Learn and Talk About MoneyThe Five Basic Principles of Personal Finance You Should Know鈥旳nd ApplyHow To Properly Deal With Your Higher Income as a College GraduateMoney Managing is Both Emotional and Rational. How Do You Handle It?Different Money Management Methods (Envelopes, 50/30/20 Rule, etc.)How Budgeting Will Get You in Control of Your Financial LifeWhy You Should Look at Your Expenses as PercentagesHow to Spend Your Money EffectivelyWhy Increasing Your Income is Just as Important as Cutting Back on Your ExpensesFinding Other Ways to Make Money鈥旳nd Why It's Easier Than Ever BeforeWhy You Need an Emergency FundThe Rule of Thumb for the Size of Your Emergency Fund鈥旳nd Where to Save ItThe One Percent Rule You Should Follow For Home MaintenanceHow a Good Credit Score Can Save You Tons of Money in The Long RunSaving for Retirement: Colombia vs USARoth IRA vs 401k vs HSAThe Benefits of an HSA AccountWhy You Should Start Saving for Retirement as Early as Possible Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Aug 25 2021
30 mins
048 // Papaya Tutor: Empowering the Next Generation of STEM Students with Sandra LaPlante
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/048 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Policygenius: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/policygeniuslife Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners Coming into the US already presents its own cultural and language problems. Coming from South America can make things a bit more challenging due to stereotypes and personal insecurity. However, being a latina woman from Peru in the US technology industry and starting her own company is a whole different matter. Today鈥檚 guest did just that. Sandra LaPlante is a Latina engineer in tech, an immigrant advocating for minorities, and an idealist. After struggling to pass her programming class and not being able to afford a private tutor in the US, she had to 鈥済o back to her roots鈥 and find help in Peru, where tutoring was more affordable. That鈥檚 when she had the idea to start her current business, Papaya Tutor. What You鈥檒l Learn: How Almost Failing Her Programming Class Led Her to the Idea of Papaya Tutor The One Thing That Separates People from Smart People How Her Previous Work Experience Helped Her Start Her Own Business The #1 Requirement for Tutoring at Papaya Tutor鈥旳nd Why This Differentiates Them How Sandra Pivoted Between Business Models The Inner Calling that Led Her to Start the Business Why You Should Explore What You鈥檝e Always Wanted to Do Before It鈥檚 Too Late How You Can Get Started With Your Business Idea Why She Switched from Mechanical to Industrial Engineering The Challenges She Faced Being an Immigrant Woman in the US Tech Industry How Being an Immigrant Can Give You a Competitive Advantage Why You Should Always Look at the Positive Sides of Things How You Can Find Yourself Within the Vast World of STEM How We Can Engineer Our Future鈥旳nd Why Engineers are the Perfect Fit for This Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me: Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube  --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Aug 18 2021
40 mins
047 // STEMedia Edutainment and Career Development for Young Professionals with Dr. Nehemiah Mabry
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/047 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible: PPI: Get 15% discounts on all of their products - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Policygenius: Find the insurance you need for you and your family at the best rates for free - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/policygeniuslife Skillshare: Learn anything with a free 14-day trial or 30% off an annual subscription - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners Diversity in STEM is the number one driver of better engineering solutions and future progress. For this reason, we need new learning methods and real-life examples to inspire young professionals with different life backgrounds and perspectives. Today鈥檚 guest combines both solutions. Instead of the usual classroom setting, we鈥檙e all used to, Dr. Nehemiah Mabry uses entertainment to pass on educational content鈥昸nown as Edutainment). His company, STEMedia, teaches and inspires you in your unique STEM journey, regardless of what it is. What You鈥檒l Learn: How Dr. Nehemiah's started STEMediaWhy Engineers are well suited for entrepreneurship---but most don't realize itThe complementary skills engineers should learn for the business worldHow to overcome the fear of promoting your businessHow your unique individual story can inspire other people with similar backgroundsHow diversity in STEM leads to better overall solutions and innovationWhy public speaking can be an inspiring and educational two-way streetHow the STEMedia combines education with entertainment to help your STEM careerCareers are not set in stone. What should you do to design your own? Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect With Me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Aug 11 2021
39 mins
046 // Happy PE Day - Answering your Questions About the Exam
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/046 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible PPI: Get 15% discounts on all of their products - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Policygenius: Find the insurance you need for you and your family at the best rates for free - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/policygeniuslife Skillshare: Learn anything with a free 14-day trial or 30% off an annual subscription - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners Taking the PE exams has been one of the hardest and most fulfilling things I have done in my career so far. It was challenging but I think with the right amount of practice, preparation, and strategy, you can pass the exam. If you have not heard the previous podcast I highly recommend you go back and check them out. I would recommend you start with 鈥淲hy Taking the PE Exam Made Me a Better Engineer 鈥, then 鈥淗ow to Prepare, Beat Anxiety, and Rock the PE Exam with Vanessa 鈥, and lastly check out 鈥淗ow to Make the Most Out of Your Career After Passing the PE Exam with Isaac Oakeson鈥 Today on PE day. I wanted to take some time to acknowledge all the PEs and soon-to-be PE out there. I hope you enjoy this episode and hopefully, it helps you better prepare for the exam Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect with me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Aug 4 2021
38 mins
045 // Setting a Strong Financial Foundation After College with Danielle Schroeder
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/045 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible PPI: Get 15% discounts on all of their products - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Policygenius: Find the insurance you need for you and your family at the best rates for free - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/policygeniuslife Skillshare: Learn anything with a free 14-day trial or 30% off an annual subscription - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare Learn more about the podcast sponsors and how to support the show - https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Partners Regardless of our profession, personal finance is a topic we should all discuss and study. After all, knowing how to budget, invest, save, and ultimately spend our hard-earned salary is crucial to a well-lived life. And as engineers, we鈥檙e more than capable of doing that. On today鈥檚 episode, Danielle Schroeder (Dani) jumps back on to present a different side of a civil engineer鈥檚 life: dealing with money stuff. By elaborating on their previous experiences with money, the mistakes they鈥檝e already made with it, as well as their knowledge about it, Dani and Luis teach you how to take the reins of your financial life and make the most out of it. What You鈥檒l Learn: What your credit score is and why it's importantCredit card alternatives for non-US citizensThe importance of keeping track of your credit scoreHow to use your credit card correctlyHow opportunity cost plays a role in personal finance decisions;The meaning behind different FICO ScoresHow to build up a high credit scoreWhy you credit score fluctuates from time to timeHow to optimize your credit utilization rateHow to get travel bonuses from your credit card usageNet worth 鈥 What it is and how to track itPersonal finance apps to help you budgetHow to get cash back without misusing your credit cardBudgeting 鈥 Apps vs SpreadsheetsHow credit cards can protect you against fraudsHow to get your credit report and why you should do so Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect with me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Jul 28 2021
52 mins
044 // Develop a System to Capture, Process, and Review Knowledge with These Apps
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/044 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Policygenius: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/policygeniuslife Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare For weeks now I have been struggling with the tools I am using to create content online. I truly enjoy exploring new tools and processed to make my life a lot easier. In this episode of the podcast, I explore and share the tools that I use to learn, create, and manage everything I do. While I mention various apps on this podcast, I just want to make sure you are thinking about what works for you. I have tested many apps over the years with various process changes to make sure I was getting the most out of all these apps. At the end of the day, the tools you use are not what is important, what matters the most is how you are using them. You can have the fanciest Notion set up, but if you can鈥檛 find the information you need or are not using the system, it will be worthless. I really enjoy talking about this topic and I hope you get some value out of this episode. Let me know if there are other tools or systems you would like me to explore. Apps Mentioned in the Episode Drafts Apple Notes Kindle Audible Matter - Message me if you want an invite Things 3 Notion Readwise Readwise Broadcast Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect with me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Jul 21 2021
31 mins
043 // How to Make the Most Out of Your Career After Passing the PE Exam Isaac Oakeson
馃搶 Full show notes at https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/043 Big thank you to the podcast partners for making this episode possible PPI: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/PPI2Pass Audible: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Audible Skillshare: https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Skillshare One of the biggest questions young engineers have is what comes after the PE exam. It is important to have a plan and make sure you are on track to fulfill your goals. The PE exam is one of the biggest steps to advance in our careers and we should ensure we are making the most of it. From getting a big pay raise to a promotion, we should ensure we are making the most out of it. I have make various episodes on how taking the PE made me a better engineer and how to prepare for the PE exam so make sure you check them out to learn more about this topic. In this episode you will learn What is the best way for students to set a solid foundation after they graduate from college?Why did Isaac started Civil Engineering AcademyWhat are some mistakes people make when studying and preparing for the PE ExamWhat comes after passing the PE ExamWhen do a young engineer know he/she is ready for more responsibility?Advice for engineers who want to pursue a managerial role in their companiesThe difference between manager and leaderHow can we continue Engineering our Future Resources FE Course PE Course PE Depth Course FE Toolkit PE Toolkit Civil Engineering Reference Manual Structural Engineering Reference Manual Music by Jack Winders Intro: Midwest Folks Outro: Southern Skies Website: https://www.jackwinders.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JackWindersMusic Follow him on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0msfukZWdVoUHIvpFvanTU?si=U5jKEdjfSTOetL12ispLcg Connect with me Sign up to my weekly email newsletter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Newsletter My website & blog // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com Instagram // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Instagram Twitter // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Twitter LinkedIn // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/LinkedIn Facebook // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/Facebook YouTube // https://www.luisfelipeduque.com/YouTube --- This episode is sponsored by 路 Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/engourfuture/support
Jul 1 2021
54 mins

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