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Our Career Hacks blog offers practical advice and tips on how you can work towards becoming a professionally registered engineer, such as a Chartered Engineer (CEng) or an Engineering Technician (EngTech).

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Ten Important Things You’re Gaining From Professional Development 4578
Trying to find the motivation to get off your sofa and head down to an IET Local Network event? Or perhaps you’re questioning whether you should have taken on that extra project at work, or agreed to attend that two-day conference? Well here are ten reasons why it’s worth putting time and effort into your professional development.
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Five Forms Of Self-study To Support Your CPD 4427
Discover the everyday activities you might already enjoy that could count as CPD…
If you’re keen to improve your skills and progress into new roles then you’re likely to already be actively undertaking and recording your continuing professional development (CPD).
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4 Reasons Why You Should Use Our Initial Professional Development Service 4320
Did you know that the IET has a service to support engineers and technicians who want to achieve professional status? The Initial Professional Development (IPD) service is here to support you if you are an IET member and want to become a Chartered Engineer (CEng), Incorporated Engineer (IEng), Engineering Technician (EngTech) or ICT Technician (ICT ...
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Why You Should Get A Mentor 4245
As it’s Mentoring Awareness Week , we thought we should take the time to explain why you should get a mentor with the IET!

If you have some big career goals in mind this year, consider getting a mentor - someone who can encourage you in your professional development. Many companies offer mentoring schemes to their employees, but if yours doesn’t or you ...
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5 Reasons You Should Get Involved With Your Local Network 4078
Discover just five of the many ways an IET Local Network (LN) can help your career and professional development.
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4 Reasons Why Being A STEM Ambassador Can Help Your Career 3964
There’s more to being a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) Ambassador than assisting in a classroom. It involves sharing your passion for STEM with young people, getting them excited about the subjects and career possibilities and bringing teachers on side. You will lend your skills and experience to the community – but there’s also ...
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