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Helen Chen, Ph.D., PE
Drawing on the powerful insights from Tom Peters' acclaimed book "The Little BIG Things: 163 Ways to Pursue Excellence," this course aims to enhance engineers' professional and personal growth by focusing on soft skills, acts of humanity, and incremental progress toward big goals. It provides a unique blend of practical strategies and valuable lessons, tailored to help engineers excel in their careers and navigate the challenges of the ever-evolving engineering landscape. Throughout the course, participants will delve into a wide range of topics, including cultivating a growth mindset, effective communication, problem-solving, innovation, teamwork, and adaptability. Whether you are a seasoned engineer or an emerging professional, "Engineering Excellence: Mastering the Principles of The Little BIG Things" offers a transformative experience that will empower you to unlock your full potential, exceed expectations, and achieve outstanding results in your engineering career.
The course has a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.