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Frustrated Engineer

The Engineering Conundrum 

“What is wrong with today’s engineers?” This statement can be heard throughout the utility and business sectors daily. The common sentiment is that the recent incoming engineers don’t seem up-to-par with the engineers from previous generations. Complaints range from a lack of knowledge, an inability to handle projects, and attitude issues. 

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Bo Hadjerouia

Boualem Hadjerioua Publishes Article In Hydro Review Magazine

Boualem (Bo) Hadjerioua, Director of Integrated Water Resources Management at Mesa Associates, Inc. (Mesa), with Madison Bowling and Dol Raj Chalise, recently published an article (March 15, 2023) in the magazine Hydro Review. In the article, they discuss the importance of developing new technologies for hydropower and suggest that the U.S. government, regulators, and power utilities

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Statue of Socrates, Greek Philosopher. Academy of Athens, Athens, Greece.

The Silos Of Non-Integration

An article regarding some recent employee satisfaction survey results (pre-pandemic) pointed to five key areas of associate concerns when it comes to their work experience.
These five areas include company culture, organizational confusion, non-integrated silos of information or work, ineffective communications, and a lack of innovation. In Mesa’s
series of knowledge articles, we will be touching on all these potential organizational shortcomings from an organizational management perspective. The first up: nonintegrated silos (of effort, of information, of competency, etc.).

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Statue of Socrates, Greek Philosopher. Academy of Athens, Athens, Greece.

Misconception Of PMO

PMO, the global acronym for Project Management Office or Organization, is the project management terminology overused equivalent to what Synergy is to any organization looking to foster better teamwork and coordination. “PMO” is also the most misunderstood and, often times, maligned service or function in the project
management delivery.

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