These days, you can't escape the news of our turbulent economic times. Its impact is in the headlines, in your inbox, and most importantly, in your pockets. But that doesn't mean you can't continue succeeding and moving forward in your professional and personal life.
That’s why it's never been a better time to be an ASCE member. ASCE compiled the following resources and programs to ensure that you and your company get the help you need to not only survive, but thrive in this challenging economy.
What better way to raise your value in your company than by setting yourself apart? ASCE gives you the opportunity to distinguish yourself professionally while providing activities for you to meet new engineers who can help you in the future.
-- Specialty Certifications
-- Honors and Awards
-- Networking/"Build Your Network"
> Younger Members Groups
> Technical Activities Committees
"Tips During the Recession" - a column by Orange County Branch President Kathereen Shinkai, gives you ideas on how to improve and maintain job performance during these times.
As an engineer, you know the value of continuously learning. ASCE offers a number of programs -- at affordable options -- that allow you to keep growing your technical expertise and improve your other skills.
-- Professional Engineer (P.E.) Licensure and Professional Development Hours
-- Continuing Education Units
-- Management and Leadership Skills
-- Publications -- Manuals of Practice, Journals, Online Research Library, Magazines
-- Engineering Conferences
ASCE's Orange County (Calif.) Branch President offers insights on how engineering firms and professionals are coping.
Read his column.
Savings & Portable Benefits
ASCE gives you the tools to excel at your profession and thrive in your personal life as well. With competitive rates on a wide range of insurance services, discounts on shipping and car rentals, and financial advising, you never have to feel unprotected.
-- Short-Term and Other Insurance
-- Financial Advisory Services
More Survive & Thrive Webinars in the Works
Did you miss the free advice from Grogan Advisory Services on how to solidify your portfolio and start rebuilding your lost wealth? Similar sessions are planned, including job search tips, mid-career help and more. Watch this space for future events.