Pulse

Put your finger on the pulse of the commercial building industry with our new section called the Pulse. Whether you're tweeting on Twitter.com, blogging about the green real estate market, or shortening your URLs, here's a few links, resources, and tips for how to stay current and connected with the ever-changing market.
January 1, 2010

CSE Webcast Archive
IBC Seismic and Wind Load Compliance for Non-Structural Components
. 1 LU/PDH; 0.1 CEU

The Magnificent Seven: Top Tips from Top Mission Critical Designers . 1.5 LU/PDH; 0.15 CEU
Visit www.csemag.com/webcast to view a complete list of on-demandCSE webcasts.

MEDIATIPS

Try HootSuite–

Use Twitter more efficiently and effectively with built-in utilities for shortening URLs, sharing files, tracking tweet statistics, following keywords, and pre-scheduling your tweets. Oh-and it’s free.
www.hootsuite.com

Shorten your URLs

Shorten long URLs for publication and to insert into e-mail messages and tweets.
http://bit.ly

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3To Follow @twitter

PerfectPower
www.twitter.com/PerfectPower

Perfect Power is the Twitter home of the Galvin Electricity Initiative, leading a campaign to create a Perfect Power system.
PhilipOKeefe

www.twitter.com/PhilipOKeef
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Engineering expert witness services in intellectual property, product liability, and personal injury matters.
Schirmer_Eng

www.twitter.com/Schirmer_Eng

Schirmer Engineering, an Aon Global company, develops innovative and economical solutions to fire protection, life safety, security, and building code related issues.

Blogs

Michael Ivanovich, Editor-in-Chief

Give and Take www.csemag.com/blogs
Steve Del Percio, LEED APGreen Real Estate Law Journal www.greenrealestatelaw.com
David Sellers, PEA Field Guide for Engineers www.csemag.com/blogs

Interactive Poll Results

December 2009 Poll Results

What is your perspective on MEP (mechanical, electrical, plumbing) engineering jobs for 2010?

Visit www.csemag.com to answer this month’s poll.

VirtualEvents

ASHRAE 2010 Winter Virtual Conference

Jan. 25 to 28

www.ashrae.org/orlandovirtual

The Virtual Energy Forum

Jan. 27 to 28

www.virtualenergyforum.com

Energy Star for Engineers Webcast

Feb. 18, 2 p.m.

www.csemag.com/webcast