As with any other profession, there are certain stereotypes and myths inherent to the engineering field. Most people perceive engineers in an entirely one-dimensional way, associating certain personality traits (or lack thereof) with them, but this couldn’t be further from the truth. There are quite a few misconceptions on what engineers are or are not, but let’s look at the 10 Most Common Myths About Engineers. For more helpful engineering related advice, news, conferences and career opportunities subscribe to NewEngineer.com here.
They have no social skills
People are often inclined to believe that engineers are socially-awkward and geeky, preferring to spend hours on end indoors on their computers rather than socializing with other people. Beloved characte