Blog posts

The Moment the AwkEng Became a Program Manager

Hi all, Today's post is about the exact moment in time when I transitioned from mechanical engineering to a role as a technical program manager. I ...

The AwkEng Reads Books So You Don't Have To

Hi all! Following up on themes of internet addiction and distraction, I read several books in the personal productivity space. Nir Eyal's Indistrac...

The Awkward Engineer Evades the Spousal Veto

Today's post is about ideas that went to review with my executive advisory committee, passed, and came to fruition. I've written twice in the past about how the committee often fails to see the brilliance of my project proposals, but the committee wields the power of the "spousal veto" judiciously, so it only seems fair to talk about what has been approved.

Store Status as of 2021

Hi everyone! Awkward Engineer has been a blast. For the time being, we're nearly out of stock on everything, with no immediate plans to resupply.

Lately, Awkward Engineer has been more of a blog, but who knows. Never say never. The store may be back :-)

Sam aka THE Awkward Engineer