Dave Adams, "The Structural Engineers Professional Training Manual"
McGraw-Hill Professional | 2007 | ISBN: 0071481079 | 405 pages | PDF
The Business and Problem-Solving Skills . Needed for Success in Your Engineering Career!
The Structural Engineer's Professional Training Manual offers a solid foundation in the real-world business and problem-solving skills needed in the engineering workplace. .
Filled with illustrations and practical "punch-list" summaries, this career-building guide provides an introduction to the practice and business of structural and civil engineering, including lots of detailed advice on developing competence and communicating ideas. Comprehensive and easy-to-understand, The Structural Engineer's Professional Training Manual features:
Recommendations for successfully training engineers who are new to the field.
Methods for bringing together ideas from a variety of sources to find. workable solutions to difficult problems.
Information on the real-world behaviors of building materials.
Guidance on licensing, liability, regulations, and employment.
Techniques for responsibly estimating design time and cost.
Tips on communicating design ideas effectively.
Strategies for working successfully as part of a team