Playing to Win: Professional Development Strategies for Engineers

Engineering is a competitive field, and like most professional fields, it is susceptible to the vagaries of economic fluctuation. Consequently, engineers who focus on professional development position themselves to weather challenges and seize opportunities more effectively than their colleagues. Here are several ways to integrate professional development into your engineering career: Understand the business, not… Read more »

SoloPoint Costa Mesa Is Moving To A New Location!

Announcement: As of August 27, 2015, the Costa Mesa branch of SoloPoint Solutions will be relocating to a new office. We invite you to visit us at: 3080 Bristol St. Suite # 440 Costa Mesa, CA 92626 Direction Our phone numbers and email addresses will remain the same. We look forward to welcoming you to… Read more »

Engineers Design ‘Living Materials’ and Open Doors for Future Energy Sources

Is it possible for scientists to create “living cells” out of a mix of different materials? A team of engineering researchers at MIT proved that it is indeed possible. Their paper, published in Nature Materials, detailed the research that the team completed and their startling findings. Through the use of bacteria, the researchers created what… Read more »

5 Strategies for Marketing Yourself in Your Job Search

We all know how competitive the job market is right now. In some areas, there are more than 15 candidates for every single job opening. This doesn’t mean that you need to get discouraged however. Taking a proactive approach and learning how to market yourself in your job search will go a long way towards… Read more »

Enhance The Appeal of Your Engineering Job Listings

Attracting today’s best engineers requires a little creativity in your approach, as well as the actual content of your job listing. We all know that listing certain benefits in your posting can increase interest in a position, but many of these benefits don’t have to be expensive. Let’s take a look at a few of… Read more »