TECC 102: How an Entrepreneurial Mindset Shift Will Bring You Engineering Career Success
February 23, 2016•42 min
In this episode, Chris Knutson, PE interviews Joan Graci, a career strategist, success coach, and business growth expert, and they discuss the importance of knowing what you want from a company you might work for and viewing that relationship from the perspective of an entrepreneur. They also dive into the importance of engineering firms strategic plans spelling out deliberately the talent the firm needs to be successful in executing and winning more work.
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Here are the key points:
Today’s employers are looking for an engineer in the workforce that is representative of a strategic mindset (a self-empowered mindset).
Employers are looking for engineers whose careers have not happened to them but they happen to their career.
The whole status quo mindset is going to be a career killer for engineers and other professionals.
It’s up to us as engineers to enhance our toolbox in ways that are going to be personally rewarding but also can contribute to the gen