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Learning Units (Hours)
Helen Chen, Ph.D., PE
You are about to learn economic laws and theorems that can improve organizational management and business operations related to your professional practice. This course covers Lazy Ant Effect, the Barrel Theory, the Law of Wine and Sewage, the Butterfly Effect, the Pareto Principle, the Garbage Can Theory, Economies of Scale, and the Peter Principle, to just name a few. Whether you are an engineer or land surveyor, you will benefit greatly by applying some of the economic principles contained in this course to your personal and professional life.
The course has a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.
AIA Members: You must take the courses listed under the category "AIA/CES Registered Courses" if you want us to report your Learning Units (LUs) to AIA/CES. If you take courses not registered with AIA/CES, you need to report the earned Learning Units (not qualified for HSW credits) using Self Report Form provided by AIA/CES.