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The Story of How I Got Fired From My Engineering Internship (SCRIPT)

The Story of How I Got Fired From My Engineering Internship (SCRIPT)

In 2009, I got an internship at a company called SoCal Gas, which is part of Sempra Energy a Fortune 500 company. My starting pay was $21.50 per hour which is a lot more than I ever earned in my life. And I thought wow […]

The Story of How I Passed a Drug Test After Smoking Weed

The Story of How I Passed a Drug Test After Smoking Weed

  6 Years ago, I was a junior Mechanical Engineer student at Cal State Long Beach, and I had an interview with a company called Sempra Energy. This was my first time interviewing for a Fortune 500 company. I prepared and prepared so of course, […]

11 Lessons from Elon Musk

11 Lessons from Elon Musk

Elon Musk is the most famous engineer alive today, is the inspiration behind the modern image of “Iron Man”, and is responsible for running five companies (Tesla, SpaceX, Solar City, The Boring Company, Neurolink). There is a lot that we can learn from him. His […]

How Much Does A YouTuber With 200,000 Subscribers Make?

How Much Does A YouTuber With 200,000 Subscribers Make?

UPDATE 8/4/2017: I currently have 240,000 subscribers. I make ~$12,000 per month. $3,000 comes from YouTube ad revenue and $9,000 comes from selling this digital marketing course. If you want to learn how to create your own infotainment YouTube channel you can get my course […]

HOW TO MAKE MONEY WITH AMAZON? OVERVIEW FROM ENGINEER TURNED $1,000,000 AMAZON SELLER

HOW TO MAKE MONEY WITH AMAZON? OVERVIEW FROM ENGINEER TURNED $1,000,000 AMAZON SELLER

How To Make Money With Amazon FBA? That’s the question I asked myself in May 2015 in my Electrical Engineer’s office at a local steelworks. Fast forward to July 2017 and we have just passed £780,000 in sales which are over $1,000,000 according to google […]

Why I have left the PLC programming field

Why I have left the PLC programming field

…why state programming sucks. This is a story about events 20 years ago that have changed my opinion about the PLC automation field that I was entering, whereafter I decided to enter the (then rapidly developing) IT networking field. I have an electrical engineering degree […]

5 Keys to Engineering Success

5 Keys to Engineering Success

Five Keys to Engineering Success Every young engineer wants to have a successful career ahead of them. Unfortunately for us, as “millennials”, whatever that means to you, there is far more competition for that same success. 50% of our workforce today is someone between 18-35 […]

5 Ways You Can Help Students Learn Math & Science

5 Ways You Can Help Students Learn Math & Science

5 Ways You Can Help Students Learn Math & Science Nowadays, STEM education drives public schools’ curriculum decisions. According to the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) 2015 national report card, the majority (up to 72%) of America’s public school 8th graders performed at the […]

Digital Thoughts: Top 5 Reasons Digital Marketing Trumps Traditional.

Digital Thoughts: Top 5 Reasons Digital Marketing Trumps Traditional.

Digital Thoughts: Top 5 Reasons Digital Marketing Trumps Traditional.  Reason 1: It’s more personally tailored The world of digital is moving us away from pesky ads that have nothing to do with our own lives; boring ads, dumb ads, ads that you don’t want to see.The […]

Know Your Worth: A Better Salary Negotiation

Know Your Worth: A Better Salary Negotiation

What are the odds? A better salary is at stake! For new competitive grads, negotiating a better salary with little to no experience is a bit hardcore. It’s a move only the strong-willed can pull off. Sure. But most fresh grads are discouraged to negotiate […]