3. Career Strategies: What Works and What Doesn't?

  1. John A. Hoschette

Published Online: 30 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch3

The Engineer's Career Guide

The Engineer's Career Guide

How to Cite

Hoschette, J. A. (2010) Career Strategies: What Works and What Doesn't?, in The Engineer's Career Guide, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch3

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



  • career strategies - obtaining goals;
  • developing career strategy - philosophy on employment;
  • research group - developing new products


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Devoted To One Department for Your Career Strategy

  • Move Departments, But Stay in the Same Company

  • Picking Mainstream Jobs and Departments

  • Leveraging the Research Group

  • Following Hot Companies and Products

  • Up and Down the Supply Chain Career Moves

  • Selecting the Best Career Move for You

  • Company High Talent and Leadership Development Programs

  • Succession Planning—Your Key to Moving Up

  • Summary

  • Assignments and Discussion Topics