Executive and Business

Business and Executive logo 250 X 122The Executive and Business Society is a network of engineers working in management and executive positions. Due to the direction that their careers have taken, members of the Society have the enhanced potential to influence and support the development of engineering careers.

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Engineering, gender differences and Ginger Rogers' high heels

Author: Edel Rigas, coaching psychologist My deep dive into the world of gender difference research began quite recently, after meeting with a client who was returning to the workforce after the birth of her second child. A highly qualified experienced engineer, successful in her field, she was experiencing a particularly toxic emotional cocktail of anxiety and self-doubt at the prospect of returning to work. She was keeping herself awake at night asking endless questions: How would ...

Is it time for Ireland to think of itself as an engineering nation?

“Want to get rich? You need to study engineering.” This was the headline that appeared in a column I wrote for The Irish Times last June. The headline was not mine – as we know, it is not even true. However, it did its job, attracting readership and lively feedback that has continued over the intervening months. The piece began with reference to another headline that had recently appeared in the press: “What degree should you study to become a billionaire? The result might surprise you!” ...

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Joining the Executive and Business society means keeping up-to-date with the latest industry developments and emerging trends, as well as accessing the best events in your area, all part of your CPD. You can meet with colleagues and industry experts, all the while getting timely updates on events taking place in the Executive and Business society.

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Our committees arrange and host technical presentations, discussions, debates and social events in our regions and represent the group at liaison committee. If you are interested in being a part of this, please contact our sector support team at sectorsupport@engineersireland.ie.

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