Career advancement and survival for engineers
An indispensable survival tool in today's intensely competitive engineering job market...; The only career development guide written exclusively for engineers, this book shows you how to take charge of your career, so you can do the kind of work you want and get the promotions you deserve. John-Hoschette offers you invaluable insights and proven advancement strategies and techniques you won't find in any engineering curriculum. For example, he helps you to determine whether you're on the right career path, how to switch to a new one if necessary, and how to speed up the promotion process once you're headed in the right direction. He explains company organizational structures and product development processes and tells you how to leverage them to your advantage. You'll learn about both the official and unofficial rating systems supervisors use to evaluate your performance...;and you. From surviving corporate mergers and takeovers, to setting long-term goals, this book tells you everything you need to know to get your career on the fast track and keep it there.
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ARE YOU IN CONTROL OF YOUR CAREER?
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