At ACEC Utah, we concentrate our trainings on marketing and general business practices. We find value in our members being well educated in these areas. But what holds a strong business together?
Creativity. If you don't find a way to stand out... (Read More)
Developing a great work ethic is important in any industry, but is especially important in engineering, where professionals often have a lot of autonomy and thus might face a temptation to ignore the fine points of building a strong work ethic. Here... (Read More)
Leadership is essential in any aspect of your career, especially when it come to engineering. Effective leaders are successful working both with clients and with their colleagues.
For this month's blog, we've compiled several tips to... (Read More)
Leadership is one of those skills that makes a person extra valuable in the workplace, but that many people, including engineers whose strengths lie on the technical side, do not know how to cultivate. Here are a few tips to become a better... (Read More)
It's a shocking statistic: The construction industry accounted for more than a fifth of all worker fatalities in private industry in 2015. Construction can be a dangerous industry, and anyone involved, whether as an engineering consultant or a... (Read More)
Having an online presence makes perfect sense for retailers, celebrities, and major brands. However, is it as important for, let's say, a locally-owned and operated construction company to have social media accounts? The topic of whether or not it's... (Read More)
The ACEC Utah is a business association in Utah's impressive engineering industry. We were founded in 1953 and we aim to develop the state's infrastructure, ultimately enriching the state's prosperity and welfare. ACEC stands for the American... (Read More)
Being a smart business owner is about more than making sure you're always in the black. It's about keeping the people who work for you motivated, excited, and productive. It's about investing in your skills and your team's skills. It's knowing when... (Read More)
Women have been fighting an uphill battle when it comes to landing a career in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math. Many young women, even as children, struggle to get their voices heard in these school subjects and as a result... (Read More)