Jeff Perry head shot image with purple text headline "Conversations on Careers & Professional Life" above and white text in a purple gradient box below, "Coaching enegineers on career changes with engineering coach Jeff Perry, Hybrid MBA '20" below.On this episode, I speak with Jeff Perry, founder of More Than Engineering. Jeff graduated from the Hybrid MBA program at Foster in 2020. Originally trained as a mechanical engineer, Jeff has worked in software, mechanical, and manufacturing engineering. But now, he works as career coach Helping Engineers and Technology Professionals unleash their potential and take their careers and lives to the next level. He is also the host of the Engineering Career Coach podcast. Jeff has some great insights based on his own career switch as well as his work with engineers on their careers.

Jeff and I talk about the importance of mindset and personal reflection when career planning, using design thinking and Designing Your Life tools and strategies. Jeff shared the impact that learning about genius zones had on him and how he works with clients to identify their genius zones. 

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