Top 10 US Cities for CAD Designers

by Modis on March 23, 2017

Best Cities for CAD DesignersIn the creative industries, it can be hard to work out where in the country offers a good standard of living, as well as plenty of job opportunities. We looked at wage and location data from the BLS (Bureau of Labor Statistics) for designers, as well as cost of living scores, and state level investment in technology to find out which cities are a haven for CAD designers. Here are our top 10:

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tech geek office suppliesWho says working in an office environment can’t be fun? With the notoriously chill workplace culture of many tech startups and the flexibility of forward-thinking companies in the industry, there’s often a lot of wiggle room to let your geek flag fly. If you’re keen to spice up your cubicle life with a few fun accoutrements that speak to your inner geek, we’ve got a killer list of office-themed goodies you won’t want to miss.

Ready to make your coworkers drool with envy? These must-have office supplies and gadgets for every tech geek should do the trick.

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World Water Day

While you may be familiar with many of the engineering innovations that directly impact your life, did you know that engineers are also working tirelessly to create solutions that offer basic necessities to communities all over the world?

Our newest infographic, How Engineers are Shaping the Developing World, takes a deeper look into the technologies that are improving the quality of life in many developing areas. From advancements in affordable energy to providing clean water to every individual on the planet, lives are being changed for the good every day.

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biomedical engineering at work​Biomedical engineering is a field on the rise. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 23 percent job growth in the area by 2024, a much faster pace than the 7 percent anticipated for all occupations. This growth is fueled by the evolving need for technology and medicine to intersect and provide innovative solutions in response to the increasing demand for innovation. Just how are biomedical engineers changing the world? Let’s take a look at some of the recent breakthroughs in this engineering specialty.

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How AI is Changing the World Around Us

by Modis on March 16, 2017

building AIOur modern world is constantly being shaped and changed by newly emerging technologies. Many of the bold innovations we take for granted today didn’t exist a few decades ago, yet it’s now hard to imagine life without them. As technology continues its rapid advancement towards a future reality we once envisioned only through the lens of science fiction, eye-opening developments like true Artificial Intelligence (AI) will inevitably play a bigger role in our day-to-day lives in the years ahead.

In fact, AI is already making its mark across many industries around the globe. Here’s a look at some of the fascinating ways AI is being put to use right now to revolutionize our evolving world.

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3 Ways Engineers Can Give Back

by Modis on March 14, 2017

engineers give back by providing clean water to areas in needAll of us rely on the work engineers do in countless ways every day. Still, volunteering your expertise outside of your normal workflow can be even more impactful. Tackling new challenges can infuse your career with fresh meaning, forge valuable relationships, and develop skills you never thought you had.

Consider giving back through one of these engineering-focused opportunities. You might find you gain as much as you give.

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