Fluid Power Journal

To Be or Not to Be…Certified

To Be or Not to Be…Certified

Certification adds a third dimension to your portfolio; education and experience are the other two. In baseball, we look for a player with..

08/29/2013 with 0 Comments
For the Kid in All of Us

For the Kid in All of Us

The term “outreach” isn’t typically associated with our professional lives. When I think of outreach, I think of church or a..

07/31/2013 with 0 Comments
A Call To Action

A Call To Action

As president of the International Fluid Power Society this year, I have had the pleasure of attending a large number of trade shows and..

06/28/2013 with 1 Comment
Is IFPS Certification Right For You?

Is IFPS Certification Right For You?

How safe are my employees? How efficient and reliable are my systems? What is my competitive advantage? Am I certifiable; are my employees?..

05/03/2013 with 0 Comments
Sustaining a National Research Program for Fluid Power

Sustaining a National Research Program for Fluid Power

In my last Notable Works column two years ago, I highlighted the energy-saving potential of fluid power. The data for that column came from..

04/01/2013 with 0 Comments
The Importance of Female Mentors in STEM

The Importance of Female Mentors in STEM

As a society, we learn about the world and advance our well being through science and engineering. The United States may be known around..

03/01/2013 with 0 Comments
How I Got My First Job With IFPS Certification

How I Got My First Job With IFPS Certification

My fluid power journey began in September 1998. I was hired by a distributor in South Carolina and started in shipping and receiving plus..

02/01/2013 with 0 Comments
Are You Ready for the Change?

Are You Ready for the Change?

Huh? What do you mean, am I ready for the change? Well, it’s coming in some form or another, whether you are ready or not. You see, it..

12/24/2012 with 0 Comments
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