The Cover Letter Makes a Comeback

The Cover Letter Makes a Comeback

Cover The advent of online job board and e-applications in the early to mid 2000s all but killed the cover letter. The impersonal nature of applying online for pharmaceutical or biopharma positions led many to believe that cover letters did not improve or enhance a...
ADVICE FOR FINDING MORE (AND BETTER) CANDIDATES

ADVICE FOR FINDING MORE (AND BETTER) CANDIDATES

In the Biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry, it takes more than a big salary to attract, and keep, better candidates. A successful pharmaceuticals recruiting strategy is essential when it comes to finding more, and better, candidates. If it were easy, everyone...
The most dreaded interview question

The most dreaded interview question

This most popular question that always seems to be tripping prospective employees up for years – whether they’re applying for jobs at the local store or at Google. There’s no guaranteed-to-land-you-the-job answer to this question, but there are certainly wrong ways to...
15 Reasons Why You Aced Your Interview But  Didn’t Get The Job

15 Reasons Why You Aced Your Interview But Didn’t Get The Job

High Impact Recruiting for Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Companies Have you ever left an interview for a pharmaceuticals or biotech job position feeling that things went fantastic only to be later informed that you “aren’t a fit.”  Worse yet, maybe you were never...
When is the best time to look for a job?

When is the best time to look for a job?

If you are planning on switching jobs or starting the job hunt there are different times of the year which represent the best, and worst, times to apply for jobs in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry. The Best time to look for a job January and February...