Sometimes engineers get a bad rap for not being very emotional. And being friends with many engineers, I can totally understand this notion. It is not strange to have a conversation that starts with, “Why don’t you get out of my car and walk from here? Your house is only 100 meters away, but there are two lights I’d have to drive through…”
But we have a ton of heart! It just might not be where one expects it….
From the DIT blog…
Despite our unique ways of showing it, engineers can be emotionally driven like any other human on the planet, especially when it comes to our work. We are craftsmen and craftswomen, embedded with a desire to make a mark by creating something new. Allow me to elaborate…..