Gloom, Despair, and Agony on Me

This was the opening line of the song by Buck Owens and Roy Clark on the TV show "Hee Haw.” It seems to fit...

Three New Programs for Motivated Members

Summer is nearly over and the children are back in school. For most of us vacation times are now fond memories. It is back...

What Will Tomorrow Bring IAEI?

I am writing this just after the six annual section meetings and the annual International Board of Directors meeting have concluded. As I reflect...

Getting Approval to Attend Section Meetings

Does everything around you seem to be moving too fast for you to keep up with? Every day we get news of global warming,...

Two Down, and…

Another year has passed since I became your CEO and Executive Director. Two years and you would think I would have learned all about...

How safe is electrical equipment that has been exposed to flood...

We live in uncertain times when it comes to natural disasters. The recent Category 4 and 5 hurricanes that impacted Texas, Florida, and Puerto...

National Electrical Safety Month

May is National Electrical Safety Month, a time when an increased awareness is placed on electrical safety both in the workplace and at home....

It’s not too late…to join us on the climb to the...

Even though each step brings us through exciting adventures and places us closer to our goals, I approach 2017 with some apprehension, maybe more...

Point in Time: How can we help support the electrical inspector?

I was recently reviewing IAEI’s Photovoltaic Power Systems for Inspectors, Plan Reviewers & PV Professionals based on the 2017 National Electrical Code. Author John...

IAEI’s Intellectual Property

It is becoming ever more difficult to protect one’s personal information. In 2012, 16.6 million identity thefts were reported by Identity Theft Stats at...