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The Engineering Career Coach Podcast

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The Engineering Career Coach (TECC) Podcast provides career advice to engineers of all ages and experience levels. Our host for the show, Anthony Fasano, PE and Jeff Perry, MBA interviews engineers ranging from recent engineering graduates to professionals from top engineering organizations on different engineering career goals and challenges. Each show includes a live coaching session with an engineer on real career challenges, and an engineer career-changing tip. Topics covered include but are not limited to job search, goal setting, finding a mentor, communication skills, public speaking, networking, organizational skills, productivity, leadership and more.

The Engineering Career Coach (TECC) Podcast provides career advice to engineers of all ages and experience levels. Our host for the show, Anthony Fasano, PE and Jeff Perry, MBA interviews engineers ranging from recent engineering graduates to professionals from top engineering organizations on different engineering career goals and challenges. Each show includes a live coaching session with an engineer on real career challenges, and an engineer career-changing tip. Topics covered include but are not limited to job search, goal setting, finding a mentor, communication skills, public speaking, networking, organizational skills, productivity, leadership and more.

Location:

NJ

Description:

The Engineering Career Coach (TECC) Podcast provides career advice to engineers of all ages and experience levels. Our host for the show, Anthony Fasano, PE and Jeff Perry, MBA interviews engineers ranging from recent engineering graduates to professionals from top engineering organizations on different engineering career goals and challenges. Each show includes a live coaching session with an engineer on real career challenges, and an engineer career-changing tip. Topics covered include but are not limited to job search, goal setting, finding a mentor, communication skills, public speaking, networking, organizational skills, productivity, leadership and more.

Language:

English


Episodes

TECC 278: The Introverted Engineer: How to Survive in the World of Engineering

6/21/2022
In this episode, Monica Parkin, AMP, provides some great tips for the introverted engineer to help them excel in their engineering career. One lucky listener will also win a copy of her book. To enter, tell us why you think networking for engineers is important by leaving a comment below. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some […] The post TECC 278: The Introverted Engineer: How to Survive in the World of Engineering appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:26:03

TECC 277: Building a Strong Engineering Culture

6/7/2022
In this episode, we talk with Anand Safi, a senior engineering leader at Mark43 about the importance of building a strong engineering culture and how engineering leaders can help with developing organizational culture at their firms. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Key Points Discussed About Building a Strong Engineering Culture: Engineering culture refers […] The post TECC 277: Building a Strong Engineering Culture appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:27:30

TECC 276: How This Engineer Used Wrestling to Train Students on Public Speaking Skills

5/24/2022
In this episode, we talk to Nathaniel (Nat) Forgotson, Vice President, and Program Manager at Science Systems and Applications, Inc about effective public communication skills for engineers, and how he used wrestling to train students on public speaking skills. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Key Points Discussed About Public Speaking Skills: Getting an […] The post TECC 276: How This Engineer Used Wrestling to Train Students on Public Speaking Skills appeared first on Engineering...

Duration:00:31:53

TECC 275: Visual Thinking for Engineers: Become a Better Version of Yourself

5/10/2022
In this episode, we talk to Wendi Pillars, author, educator, leader, visual strategist, and graphic facilitator, about visual thinking and how it can help engineers to strengthen their thinking skills and become better communicators. Here Are Some of the Key Points Discussed About Visual Thinking for Engineers: If someone does not understand what you are saying, […] The post TECC 275: Visual Thinking for Engineers: Become a Better Version of Yourself appeared first on Engineering Management...

Duration:00:30:11

TECC 274: Engineering and STEM Education: Why It Is Important

4/26/2022
In this episode, we talk to Dr. Nehemiah Mabry, P.E., an engineer, educator, and entrepreneur based in Raleigh, North Carolina, about his career, his involvement in STEM education, and the inspirational STEM content for students and educators that he puts out there. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Key Points Discussed About Engineering and […] The post TECC 274: Engineering and STEM Education: Why It Is Important appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:29:47

TECC 273: How Engineering Firms Can Secure Their Businesses Against Ransomware Attacks

4/12/2022
In this episode, we talk to Tom Kirkham, founder and CEO of IronTech Security, about cybersecurity defense systems for engineers and how engineering firms can secure their businesses against ransomware attacks by establishing a security-first environment. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Key Points Discussed About How Engineering Firms Can Secure Their Businesses Against […] The post TECC 273: How Engineering Firms Can Secure Their Businesses Against Ransomware Attacks appeared...

Duration:00:35:29

TECC 272: Turning the “Great Resignation” Into the “Great Transformation”

3/29/2022
In this episode, we talk to Sonja Price, a top career strategist, salary advisor, and leadership coach for mid-level corporate professionals, about career strategies for engineers considering a transition in their engineering careers. She also talks about how engineers can turn the “Great Resignation” into the “Great Transformation” to advance their careers. Engineering Quotes: Here […] The post TECC 272: Turning the “Great Resignation” Into the “Great Transformation” appeared first on...

Duration:00:30:15

TECC 271: Creating a 5-Year Plan in Your Engineering Career

3/22/2022
In this episode, I talk about career planning, and more specifically, about why you should create a 5-Year Plan. I talk about what your plan should include and provide four very important steps you can take to ensure you reach the goals you set for your five-year career plan so that you can become proactive […] The post TECC 271: Creating a 5-Year Plan in Your Engineering Career appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:16:14

TECC 270: How Engineers Can Fuel Their Creativity and Find a Creative Outlet

3/15/2022
In this episode, I talk with Luis Duque, PE, M. ASCE, SEI, a Bridge Engineer at Foothills Bridge Co, and host of the podcast called Engineering Our Future, about the importance of establishing a creative outlet outside of engineering, and how entrepreneurship and volunteering can help you to advance in your career. Here Are Some […] The post TECC 270: How Engineers Can Fuel Their Creativity and Find a Creative Outlet appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:26:19

TECC 269: Diversity in Engineering: Celebrating Black History Month With Ted Colbert

2/28/2022
In this episode, we talk to Theodore (Ted) Colbert III, Executive Vice President of The Boeing Company and President and Chief Executive Officer of Boeing Global Services about diversity in engineering, how diversity can benefit an engineering firm, and how engineers can help promote diversity through mentorship. Ted also received the 2022 Black Engineer of […] The post TECC 269: Diversity in Engineering: Celebrating Black History Month With Ted Colbert appeared first on Engineering...

Duration:00:37:23

TECC 268: How Engineers Can Manage Complexity in Their Organizations

2/15/2022
In this episode, we talk to Jeff Doolittle, a software architect and transformational leader with more than 20 years of experience designing and architecting software systems about the importance of complexity in engineering, and how engineers and engineering leaders can manage complexity in their organizations. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Key Points Discussed […] The post TECC 268: How Engineers Can Manage Complexity in Their Organizations appeared first on Engineering...

Duration:00:45:43

TECC 267: Why Engineers Should Push Themselves Outside of Their Comfort Zones

2/8/2022
In this episode, I talk about why it is so important for engineers to push themselves outside of their comfort zones by sharing a recent experience I had and how that experience helped build my confidence. I also walk you through a five-step framework that you can use to push yourself out of your comfort […] The post TECC 267: Why Engineers Should Push Themselves Outside of Their Comfort Zones appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:16:33

TECC 266: Mentorship: Why All Engineers Need to Have a Mentor

2/1/2022
In this episode, we talk to Dagna Bieda, a software engineer turned career coach, about mentorship in engineering, why it is important for all engineers to have a mentor, and how you can be a great mentee too. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Key Points Discussed in This Episode: There are many things you […] The post TECC 266: Mentorship: Why All Engineers Need to Have a Mentor appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:25:31

TECC 265: Finding Career Fulfillment in Your Engineering Career

1/25/2022
In this episode, Jeff Perry, MBA talks about how you can find career fulfillment. He shares a framework that will help you on your journey and some actions that you can start taking right away to get on the path to engineering career fulfillment. Here Are Some of the Key Points Discussed About Finding Career […] The post TECC 265: Finding Career Fulfillment in Your Engineering Career appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:24:48

TECC 264: Leading With Gratitude: Tips for Engineers to Enhance How They Lead

1/18/2022
In this episode, we talk to Steve Foran, P.ENG, CSP, MBA, engineer, founder of Gratitude at Work, and author of the book “Surviving to Thriving – The 10 Laws of Grateful Leadership,” about leadership and how engineering leaders are leading with gratitude to enhance how they lead. He also talks about how engineers can build […] The post TECC 264: Leading With Gratitude: Tips for Engineers to Enhance How They Lead appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:25:54

TECC 263: Transitioning From Engineer to Engineering Director

1/4/2022
In this episode, we talk to Jessi Hall, the Senior Director for Vertical Integration at Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories in Pullman, Washington, about her career and how she transitioned from engineer to engineering director at a large firm. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Key Points Discussed About Transitioning From Engineer to Engineering Director: If […] The post TECC 263: Transitioning From Engineer to Engineering Director appeared first on Engineering Management...

Duration:00:27:21

TECC 262: 3 Top Questions Engineers Should Ask at Their Next Performance Review

12/21/2021
In this episode, I talk about performance reviews, and how you can prepare for your next performance review by providing you with three questions that you should ask in your next one. I recently wrote about this topic on the ASCE blog and based on feedback and interest, I thought I would it would be […] The post TECC 262: 3 Top Questions Engineers Should Ask at Their Next Performance Review appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:13:57

TECC 261: Using Patents as a Financial Instrument in Engineering

12/7/2021
In this episode, we talk to Russ Krajec, a “recovering patent attorney” who believes that IP (intellectual property) can be used as a financial instrument. He is the author of “Investing in Patents” and one of IAM’s Top 300 Patent Strategists. He talks about using patents as a financial instrument in engineering, and why it […] The post TECC 261: Using Patents as a Financial Instrument in Engineering appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:27:20

TECC 260: Top Skills All Engineers Need to Excel in for Their Careers

11/23/2021
In this episode, we talk to Pamela A. Scott, an executive coach to CEOs and business owners, focusing on communication, managing people, leadership, and emotional intelligence. You might have seen some of the inspirational articles she has authored on The Engineering Management Institute blog before. She’s also been a guest speaker for EMI’s program, The Civil […] The post TECC 260: Top Skills All Engineers Need to Excel in for Their Careers appeared first on Engineering Management...

Duration:00:26:00

TECC 259: The Lost Art of Effective One-On-One Meetings

11/9/2021
In this episode, we talk to Hazim Macky, Vice President of engineering at Coinme, the largest licensed cryptocurrency cash network in the U.S about why one-on-one meetings are so important for both engineers and engineering leaders and how they can benefit your relationship with your team. Engineering Quotes: Here Are Some of the Key Points […] The post TECC 259: The Lost Art of Effective One-On-One Meetings appeared first on Engineering Management Institute.

Duration:00:24:04