Professional Development

The Power of Positivity at Work

. by Idell Bryan

Need a boost at work? Try a new perspective. Not focusing on the negative and trying to keep the positive in view can go a long ways to improving life at work.

August 2020 CEP Preview

. by Cynthia Mascone

This issue, take a look at reducing area electrical classification through upgraded ventilation, get the information you need for pressure-relief system design, get tips for managing ammonia in wastewater, and much more.    

July 2020 Featured Engage Discussions

. by Monica Mellinger

Have or need tips on using AI to solve technical problems? Looking for advice on how to search for a chemical engineering job in these unpredictable times? Find these conversations and more on AIChE's Engage.

Gen Z Join the Team

. by Joseph A. Hernandez

What do members of Gen Z look for in an employer, and what will help them thrive in their careers? Learn how to welcome them to the workplace.

So, Loving Those Video Calls Yet?

. by Douglas B. Clark

If you groaned at the thought of a meeting on Zoom, Skype, or a similar video call app, then read on because there's hope for a return to productivity and sanity with these tips for online meetings.

AIChE Responds to COVID-19

. by Gordon Ellis

Learn about the many ways we've adapted to continue providing the many services and resources you need to remain productive, whether you're an engineering professional, academic, or student. 

Roundup: Networking

. by Sonja Bradfield

Networking doesn't come naturally to everyone, but that doesn't mean you can't learn. Whether you're a natural or need some help, use this advice to build your career through networking. 

Deciphering the Coronavirus

. by Cynthia Mascone

Want to help? Even small efforts add up, such as when multitudes of gamers try their luck at protein folding solutions, or unused computing power joins the fight against COVID-19. Learn how you can help.

Roundup: Career Transitions

. by Idell Bryan

Many of us find ourselves in uncertain territory, furloughed, or even laid off. After you've taken a pause to collect yourself, take a look at these tips to help plan your next career move.

Smooth the Transition to the Home Office

. by Douglas B. Clark

After 20 years of working from home, I've noticed that faulty communication is often the culprit when something goes wrong. Reassess your communication strengths and weaknesses to make working from home easier.   

Roundup: Management

. by Sonja Bradfield

Hoping to step up to a management position? A management position can be very rewarding for a chemical engineer, but be prepared to develop new skills. These articles can get you started. 

March 2020 CEP Preview

. by Cynthia Mascone

This issue, a special section dedicated to process intensification, plus articles on perfecting incident investigations, preventing corrosion, career tips, and much more.

Roundup: Internships

. by Emily Miksiewicz

Wondering how to get a chemical engineering internship? Want to know how to make the most of an internship? Answers to these questions and more.

January 2020 CEP Preview

. by Cynthia Mascone

Keep your flare system safe, get tips to troubleshoot a thermosiphon reboiler, build skills to transition to a leadership role, and much more.

Coping with a Layoff

. by Loraine Kasprzak

Just because layoffs happens to most people at some point doesn't make it easy when it happens to you. But these tips can help you find your footing more quickly.

December 2019 CEP Preview

. by Cynthia Mascone

Think low pressure means low risk? Think again! Looking for ways to reduce distillation column energy requirements? We've got smart tips. These topics and much more in the December 2019 issue.

November 2019 CEP Preview

. by Cynthia Mascone

This month in CEP, tips for getting your research published, advice for strong video presentations, a look at reducing plant energy costs, and much more.

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