AutoQuiz: What is the Lifecycle Economic Model?

AutoQuiz: What is the Lifecycle Economic Model?

AutoQuiz is edited by Joel Don, ISA's social media community manager. This automation industry quiz question comes from the ISA Certified Automation Professional (CAP) certification program. ISA CAP certification provides a non-biased, third-party, objective...
Justifying Automation in the Era of the Connected Enterprise

Justifying Automation in the Era of the Connected Enterprise

This post was authored by John Nesi, president of Peak Performance Advisory Services, and previously vice president of market development for the global sales and marketing segment of Rockwell Automation. According to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and...
How to Achieve Maximum Salary in the Process Industries

How to Achieve Maximum Salary in the Process Industries

This post was authored by Rick Zabel, group publisher and managing director for Automation.com and InTech magazine at ISA. This year we took a minimalist approach with our salary survey. We kept it short and sweet and only asked for the data that we felt was most...
Leverage New Knowledge to Avoid Being Blindsided

Leverage New Knowledge to Avoid Being Blindsided

This article was written by Bill Lydon, automation industry authority, journalist and former chief editor at InTech magazine. The idea that knowledge is power, coupled with the massive amount of information available to all of us today, should mean everyone should be...
Leveraging Industry Silos to Develop New Business Opportunities

Leveraging Industry Silos to Develop New Business Opportunities

This article was written by Bill Lydon, automation industry authority, journalist and former chief editor at InTech magazine. There has been a great deal of discussion about isolated silos in industry creating barriers to growth, but they also offer opportunities for...
What Factors Affect Your Salary in the Automation Industry?

What Factors Affect Your Salary in the Automation Industry?

This post was authored by Rick Zabel, group publisher and managing director for Automation.com and InTech magazine at ISA. Editor’s Note: The following salary and career perspectives are based on a 2013 industry survey.Every year, when I sit down to write this...
How Do You Keep New Engineers From Leaving Your Business?

How Do You Keep New Engineers From Leaving Your Business?

This post was authored by Paul Dunn, vice president of sales at MAVERICK Technologies. Recently, a customer of mine who resides on the Gulf Coast (but is not an oil & gas or petrochemical company) approached me with a very interesting problem. He had lost all of...

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