5 SKILLS THAT
USEFUL IN ENGINEERING
This. This right here is without a doubt the most important skill you need. No matter how good you are at what you do, if you’re not a good communicator, you won’t get the message across correctly. This has nothing to do with being an introvert or extrovert. Communication can be learned and it’s a skills companies
Being a good salesperson
You don’t have to work in sales to need this skill. Being able to sell your ideas to someone is a skill. Selling your value and skills in an interview is a skill. A strong elevator pitch can get you far. The better you are at selling your ideas, the more people you can add to your network.
Engineering is problem solving. A lot of times you need to think outside the box to make something work. It’s not always about numbers and theory. It’s actually a great skill to develop alongside the technical work.
No matter how smart you are, no matter how creative you are, engineering is done in teams. Any real life project has a group of people working on it to make it work. The earlier you learn this skills, the smoother your projects will run.