Podcast Episode 9: Learning and Professional Development - Industrial Metallurgists

Podcast Episode 9: Learning and Professional Development

<a href='https://www.imetllc.com/podcast-episode-9-learning-and-professional-development/'>Podcast Episode 9: Learning and Professional Development</a>

“For the best return on your money, pour your purse into your head.”
― Benjamin Franklin

In this episode I discuss learning and professional development.

There’s so much to know to be an engineer and college courses cover the tip of the iceberg, even if you go to grad school. I learned this early in my career as I was faced with decisions and problems related to topics that I never encountered in school. I also learned that I had to shoulder the responsibility of learning the topics. Some of the learning came from colleagues, some came from taking short courses, and some came from reading textbooks and technical journals.

I this episode I discuss my learning experiences and philosophy about learning, the pitfalls of relying on learning just from experience, and resources for learning and professional development.

The episode is about 12 minutes long.

Subscribe to the Metal Conversations podcast series on Spotify, Google Podcasts, Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music, Pocket Casts, Overcast, Castbox, and Stitcher.

Industrial Metallurgists, LLC

Providing metals engineering expertise for failure analysis and forensic investigations of metal components and products.
© 2024 imetllc.com — All rights reserved.