Great—you got the job! A lot of people in this situation might think, “Now I can relax, cruise a while, and rest on my laurels.” Actually, your work is just beginning. Continue reading You Got the Job—Now What?
“We need to develop better tools, a better understanding of the world around us, and better methods of continuing the human endeavor here on Earth.” Continue reading 30 Under 30 In Science: Inventing The Future One Atom At A Time
An internship is a fantastic way to earn valuable experience in a given field while establishing a connection to an organization that might, at some point down the road, remember you when you’re in search of a full time job. Continue reading 5 Great Tech And Engineering Internships For 2018
Small business owners have a lot on their plates. For some, it might feel like they just don’t have the time to invest in learning new skills. However, finding the time to learn technical skills is one of the most powerful things a small business owner can do for their future. Continue reading 5 Tech Skills That Can Empower Small Business Owners
Instagram announced this morning that it now has 25 million active business profiles, up from 15 million in July. Continue reading There are now 25M active business profiles on Instagram
To get a real edge, you need to explore your creative side
When the iPad debuted in 2010, Steve Jobs was quoted as saying, at the end of his speech, “It’s in Apple’s DNA that technology alone is not enough. It’s technology married with liberal arts, married with the humanities, that yields the results that make our hearts sing.” He considered it the secret to Apple’s success. Continue reading Want to Skyrocket Your STEM Career? Study the Arts!
Don’t be afraid to ask for a higher salary
When you consider that women hold only 19 percent of undergraduate engineering degrees and make up just 12 percent of the engineering workforce, it’s fair to say that Christina Pensock beat the odds. Pensock graduated from the prestigious H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology in 2015. Continue reading Taking the Scary out of Negotiating Your Salary
Do you have what it takes?
Starting a business is a lot of work. Anyone who tells you it’s not is either lying or has never actually started one themselves. The hours are long, sacrifices are great and you are assaulted with new problems and challenges every day with seemingly no end. If you don’t have the constitution to weather these things, your business could implode on you faster than it started. Continue reading 8 Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs
By Dana Talesnik
Recently, genome sequencing and gene-editing techniques have become faster, more accurate and cheaper, thanks to the innovations of investigators such as Dr. George Church, who delivered 2017’s Marshall Nirenberg Lecture at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. Continue reading Genetic Editing to Make Us Better, Faster, Stronger
From keycards to touchpads, scientists have developed all sorts of alternatives to conventional metal keys. Now researchers at the University of Washington have developed a “smart” fabric that they say can be used to create clothing programmed with the wearer’s identity — making it possible to open doors at home and at work with just the swipe of a shirt cuff. Continue reading ‘Smart’ fabric could turn your clothes into wearable keycards