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katesleeth

Kate
Sleeth

Following Directions

I was recently involved in the review process of the Summer Academy applications for my institution.  We accept around 50 scholars each summer for 10-12 week programs which consist of both high school and undergraduate students.  This is the first time I have been involved with this proces...


katesleeth

Kate
Sleeth

Letter to my Younger Self

I submitted an article to the Science club for girls website earlier this year.  The website states “Women who share a love of science, engineering and technology, who are in different stages of their careers, share with their “young selves” words of encouragement, glimpses into the futur...


Lauren Celano

Lauren
Celano

What Employers Want to See in a Resume

This blog provides insight into what human resources professionals are looking for in a resume.   Hopefully this information will be useful as you craft your resume and tailor it for specific jobs. First and foremost, your resume is a marketing and branding tool that shows your experience,...


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Thomas Patrick
Chuna

Daily Move To Your Goal

“If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you’ll never get it done.  Make at least one definite move daily toward your goal.” ~ Bruce Lee


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Thomas Patrick
Chuna


peggy

Peggy
McKee

Ask questions of your own in the job interview

Here’s a tip that you should always keep in mind:  Never leave all the question asking up to the interviewer. You always want to ask questions during your job interview. There are three reasons for this:• It helps you uncover information you can’t get anywhere else…who’s a better sour...


Lauren Celano

Lauren
Celano

What Employers Want to See in a Resume

This blog provides insight into what human resources professionals are looking for in a resume.   Hopefully this information will be useful as you craft your resume and tailor it for specific jobs. First and foremost, your resume is a marketing and branding tool that shows your experience,...


maida.beth

Maida
Taylor

They love me…they love me not: why you did not get the job

How long is it now?  How many months of searching Monster, Biospace,  Bio Careers, LinkedIn and other sites looking for a job?  Six months, nine months, a year?  How many screening interviews, HR  conversations,  talks with CEOs, COOs, CFOs,  VPs?  Two intervi...


Lauren Celano

Lauren
Celano

The Importance of YOUR Contact Details when Job Searching

I usually write pieces that are valuable for the talent in our network, but for this article, I decided to write one that pertains more to my own interests.  This topic has come up repeatedly in the thousands of emails, resumes, cover letters, and phone messages that I have received through...


marina

Marina
Enachi

New Webinars on Transitioning from Academia and others, Coming Soon!

We would like to let you know about the next free webinars coming soon on Bio Careers:1. Presenter: Jennifer Reineke Pohlhaus, PhDTopic: Career Path: "Science Policy: Making the Switch"Wed, 7/25/12, 1-2PM EST Register to this webinar: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register...