Credit: 1 PDH or CE Hours
Course Fee: $9.00
Attention PE engineers in the States of Ohio, Indiana, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania!
This course can not be used as a continuing education course to renew your license in any of the above States. The course material of this course is not within the guidelines of States requirements.
The most efficient and direct form of technology commercialization is when an engineer or scientist starts his or her own business. Such high-tech startup companies are, in fact, a uniquely American phenomenon and one of our major competitive advantages.
They can serve as natural incubators for developing new technologies. Our culture, our financial infrastructure, and our government encourage us to form new enterprises.
Regardless of whether you start your own high-tech company, this series of articles will sensitize you to the business aspects of what’s happening around you- Engineers and scientists can fundamentally improve their contribution to society and benefit themselves as well by learning more about business. Every nation, every company, every person must deal with the issues of productivity and competitiveness. Our standard of living depends on what we produce, and engineers and scientists, more than any other group, can create wealth for society because they are directly coupled to the engines of productivity.
Review the quiz before studying the course.
Course Author: Milton Chang
This course comes with a multiple-choice quiz. You can view the quiz and take the quiz if you are logged in your account. You can take the quiz for this online PDH course as many times until passed. The passing grade is 70% and above. After you pass the quiz simply follow the page, to pay for the course and print your certificate instantly. A copy of the certificate and receipt for this course will always be in your account.
This online PDH or CE course can also be used as a continuing education course for the following.