Category: Career Growth

5 Interpersonal Skills Every Engineer Should Have

This may be the understatement of the year: right now there is an incredible need for engineers. All skill sets and experience levels are in high demand from start ups to giant corporations, but that doesn’t mean that every engineer will be employed or successful.   In the thriving STEM fields, interpersonal skills are becoming increasingly important…

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Professional Networking Tips

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again– Professional Networking is essential for your career. From the grocery store to a professional networking event, you should always be prepared. With the right guide, you can strengthen your networking skills and improve on your weaknesses. Follow these tips to make a greater impression while networking:   1….

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Professional Networking: Expanding Connections

Networking is one of the most beneficial career advancement techniques. Developing and implementing a professional networking strategy is a great way to promote your personal brand, build new business relationships, and discover new opportunities throughout your career.   Although it may seem difficult at times, networking can be very simple and enjoyable. Best part? There is…

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Engineering Career Outlook

Engineering is a growing field with ample opportunities. As one of the most in-demand jobs of 2016, it’s a great time to start your engineering career. Embark in your profession following the advice of professionals in the field, and learning more on various career paths, opportunities, and the employment outlook for the upcoming years.    …

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Multi-Generational Workforce Event Automation Alley

Brightwing is proudly sponsoring Automation Alley’s Multi-Generational Workforce event on Tuesday, June 7th – This presentation explains why talent is dwindling and paints a detailed picture of those that comprise the contemporary workforce. George Opitz, Brightwing President, will be giving the opening remarks. Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm Location: Automation Alley | 2675 Bellingham, Troy, MI   Related…

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2016 Technologies .NET Developers Should Know About

It’s an exciting time to be a .NET Developer. As Microsoft continues to innovate across desktop, mobile and web, findings indicate that many opportunities lay ahead for the .NET developers ecosystem.         3 Trending topics in the .NET Developer community:   Microsoft brings new opportunities to .NET developers Microsoft’s embrace of the…

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Project Management Tips, Tricks, & Predictions

Economic upswings and disruptive technologies are fueling uneven growth across project-intensive sectors such as telecom, energy, construction and aerospace. However, the Project Management Institute reported 7 sectors that have clear need for project management expertise.   5 Project Management Predictions for 2016 Project management has not been immune to technology improvements. It has been intensely impacted,…

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