Engineering Your Way to Management
Sid Fuchs’ article “Engineering Your
Management” was featured in the Louisiana Civil Engineer in November of 2009 (18, 1).
“As engineering professionals’ progress through their careers, the dilemma to remain in the technical field or move into management often presents itself. Making the transition from individual contributor to management is more than just moving up the career ladder – it is a move that requires you to change ladders and learn an entirely new set of skills. Whether it is a position as a line or administrative supervisor, university department chair, or an executive leader, the leap can be very challenging and stressful, but can also be very rewarding if the move aligns with personal and professional goals.”
Download the full November 2009 Louisiana Civil Engineer Vol. 18 No. 1 PDF. Article by Sid Fuchs