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Why American Women Graduates are Quitting Engineering

So I dug into another "women in engineering" report, trying to see if anyone had cracked the code on why women tend to leave engineering 2-3x more often, despite being just as qualified. It's a 64-page review of graduates all … Continue reading

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Help with Graduate School Thesis & Degree

Need help developing your thesis for an engineering, science, or business graduate degree? Or perhaps you want to know what you’re getting into before you sign on for grad school? Maybe you're researching engineering degrees online and found this article? … Continue reading

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Considering whether to do an MBA?

The Economist has a MBA series, including what and where to study MBAs, how to write your MBA application, and how to write the perfect MBA essay. I think the latter two links are worth saving, even if you're just … Continue reading

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More help finding salaries and control valve pressure drops

Hi everyone, I updated the articles Salary Comparison & Prediction Tools and Assign Control Valve Pressure Drops with new resources. So you don't have to re-read, here they are: I found a spot in the U.S. Bureau of Labour Statistics … Continue reading

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Researching careers, degrees, and online credits at onlinedegrees.org

Onlinedegrees.org is a helpful website for students of all types - it provides you information on getting a degree online, but also has summaries and statistics on different career fields. I think it's the perfect short amount of data to … Continue reading

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