5 ways for women to get ahead in engineering

Title5 ways for women to get ahead in engineering
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsHarris, S
JournalEngineer (Online Edition)
Date Published2014
Publication Languageeng
Keywordsbusiness , Diversity , ENGINEERING , GREAT , STEREOTYPES , Vocational , Women
AbstractThe article offers tips on how women engineers in Great Britain can succeed in the profession of engineering from recruitment expert Viv Dykstra, founder of the charity Artemis Network. Topics include how British engineering remains a male-dominated field, career opportunities for women in engineering, and stereotypes in the industry. Also mentioned are the benefits of diversity in the workplace and advice for networking with other professionals.
NotesHarris, Stephen; Issue Info: 12/18/2014, p1; Thesaurus Term: ENGINEERING firms; Thesaurus Term: DIVERSITY in the workplace; Thesaurus Term: VOCATIONAL guidance; Thesaurus Term: BUSINESS networks; Subject Term: WOMEN engineers -- Social conditions; Subject Term: GREAT Britain; Subject Term: WOMEN in engineering; Subject Term: STEREOTYPES (Social psychology); Subject Term: WOMEN; NAICS/Industry Codes: 624310 Vocational Rehabilitation Services; Number of Pages: 1p; Document Type: Article; Full Text Word Count: 867