JOHN R. PLATT

John specializes in helping people working in science and technology to make the most of their careers, as well as communicating cutting-edge science to non-technical communities.

Recent Work

IEEE Collabratec Introduces a Mentoring Feature

17 August 2016
Platform gives mentors and mentees a more effective way to connect and communicate

Texas High School Student Designs Self-Cooling Solar Cell

5 July 2016
She received the IEEE Presidents’ Scholarship for a cell that regulates its own temperature

How to Land a Job in Artificial Intelligence

13 June 2016
Just about every industry needs employees with AI skills, including health care and agriculture

Five Ways Engineers Can Improve Their Writing

5 May 2016
Master these tips and you'll become a better communicator

Being in Tune With Yourself Is the Secret to Work-Life Balance

5 April 2016
Human resources exec provides tips to achieve fulfillment in the office and at home

IEEE Communications Society Rolls Out Four New Courses

5 November 2015
They cover big data, communication satellites, the Internet of Things, and Wi-Fi

Get Schooled on Startups By a Venture Capitalist Whose Companies Have Never Failed

3 September 2015
Fellow Milton Chang gives tips on what engineers need to know

Why Emotional Intelligence Is Key to Your Success

3 August 2015
Engineers need more than technical smarts to get ahead in their careers

High School Student Designs a ‘Wheelchair’ That Lets Users Stand Up

15 July 2015
His technology wins him the IEEE Presidents’ Scholarship