CEP: November 2019

Communication style needs to be adapted to changing scenarios and applications. This month's Career Catalyst feature includes two articles — Get Your Research Published and Best Practices for Video Presentations — that can help you adapt your communication style to unique but common writing and speaking challenges. Other topics in this issue include analyzing utility bill data, valve qualification testing and cybersecurity education.

Editorial

Looming Deadline Prompts Cybersecurity Concerns

When a chemical engineer thinks about risk in a plant or facility, the first few things that come to mind may be chemical releases, overpressure and explosion, runaway reactions, natural disasters, or human error. Cyberattack may not even make the top ten considerations...

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Small Data, Big Results

November
2019
Energy
David Arkell
Analyzing your monthly utility bill can reveal opportunities to reduce energy consumption and save money.

Purchase a Qualified Valve for Your Operation

November
2019
Back To Basics
Jason Jablonski
Qualification testing benefits both the valve purchaser and manufacturer, as it ensures valves meet certain standards and functionality expectations.

Closing the Gaps in Cybersecurity

November
2019
Critical Issues
Emily Petruzzelli, Nidhi Sharma
The cybersecurity industry suffers from an immense talent gap. As the need for tougher security measures in industrial facilities becomes dire, numerous organizations are creating training programs to build and strengthen cybersecurity education.

Career Catalyst Feature: Communicate

November
2019
Career Catalyst
Speaking and writing are skills we practice often, whether discussing an issue with a colleague or typing an email. Communication style, however, needs to be adapted to changing scenarios and applications.

Get Your Research Published

November
2019
Career Catalyst
Martin A. Abraham, Michael P. Harold, Mia Ricci
The process of writing a research paper for publication can be long and challenging. Follow these suggestions for preparing your manuscript and avoiding some of the common pitfalls.

Best Practices for Video Presentations

November
2019
Career Catalyst
Joseph Colannino, P.E.
Virtual presentations, such as webinars or video conferences, can pose unique challenges. Give a successful presentation no matter the distance between you and your audience with help from this guide.
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