1. Successful Careers Start with You

  1. John A. Hoschette

Published Online: 30 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch1

The Engineer's Career Guide

The Engineer's Career Guide

How to Cite

Hoschette, J. A. (2010) Successful Careers Start with You, in The Engineer's Career Guide, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch1

Author Information

  1. Lockheed Martin, Eagan, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470503508

Online ISBN: 9780470530177



  • successful careers - abilities to plan and control career advancement;
  • controlling a career - planning, hard work, ability to manage circumstances;
  • factors limiting career growth - obsolescence, personality, education level, supervisor, company


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Best Strategy for Career Advancement

  • Developing a Strategic Career Plan

  • References