The Power of PERT

In today’s fast-paced business landscape, successful project management is a critical factor that can make or break an organization’s success. When dealing with complex projects, having a robust and structured approach becomes paramount. One such approach that has proven its mettle over time is the Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT) analysis. This article will delve into the world of PERT analysis, understanding its benefits and drawbacks, and how it can optimize project management efficiency.

The Fourth Industrial Revolution

By Jim Jones The world has witnessed three transformative industrial revolutions that reshaped societies, economies, and individual lives. This is a period marked by the convergence of technologies that sit comfortably between the physical, digital, and biological. As we work through this new era of change, it is important for businesses and individuals to understand […]

Unleashing the Power of AI in Ideation: A Harmonious Collaboration?

In today’s rapidly evolving world, innovation has become the lifeblood of businesses striving to stay ahead of the curve. Ideation, the process of generating and developing creative ideas, lies at the heart of successful innovation. While human ingenuity has been the driving force behind groundbreaking ideas, recent artificial intelligence (AI) advancements offer a promising avenue to amplify and enhance the ideation process.

Categories: Insights, Stories

ETM Alum Authors Children’s Book

Chadd Kahlsdorf earned his Master’s in Engineering and Technology Management (METM) in 2014. Chadd authored Will the Civil Engineer, a children’s book about Chadd’s world of work.

Categories: Stories

ETM faculty member, Dr. Alice Squires, is empowering women as leaders in systems engineering.

Women and men often enter engineering because they see a fit between what engineers do, the projects that they work on, and their personal goals and vision for the future.  These future engineers often excel in science and mathematics and have strong self-efficacy – the belief that they can do it!  For women in particular, […]