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For Candidates

It’s hard to find a job. That’s why we are here.

We understand the stress involved in looking for a job in the highly competitive pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Although we can’t always find your dream job, transparency is important to us, and we strive to add value throughout the process by providing as much insight and assistance as we can.

Our honest feedback and suggestions are intended to help you succeeded and increase your chances of getting hired. These suggestions come from our years of experience in the industry and are based on real-life conversations with clients, hiring managers, and other candidates. We only present the top candidates to our clients, and we want you to be on that list.

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Resources for Candidates

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Working In Biotech

Introduction to Working in Biotech This bird’s-eye overview explores the attitudes, approaches, and actions that will make it happen. It’s...
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So You Want To Be A Recruiter? Do You Have What It Takes?

”I want to be a recruiter when I grow up!” Okay, chances are you never uttered those words as a...
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Staying Connected In A Zoom World

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused huge disruption to the ways we work.  Some of the changes wrought will remain in...
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Is Another Degree Necessary After Your PhD?

Many scientists enter a PhD program believing their career path will be one thing -- often targeting an academic position...
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Most In-Demand Majors in Biotechnology

Working in the pharma industry remains an attractive employment prospect for many STEM graduates and PhDs, and demand for new...
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Unforeseen Challenges For Working Moms During The Pandemic

Teacher, nurse, nutritionist, psychologist, driver, security officer, event planner, waitress, referee, entertainer, comforter or in other words, mom. Moms naturally...
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Concrete Steps to Recruiting the Right PhDs

Top tier PhD talent have their pick of jobs. You can’t sit passively by and hope that they come across...
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Why Is It So Important to Continue Acquiring Job Skills?

It is easy to become complacent and think you are the expert in your position, especially if you have held...
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What Are the Top 5 Ways to Stay Motivated When Searching for a New Job?

Looking for a new job can often be tedious. Day after day, applying for the job you think could be...
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What Role Do Managers Play in Creating a Collaborative and Safe Environment for Employees?

When it comes to company morale, it is crucial to consider how management affects your companies overall work environment. If...
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Is Work Taking Over Your Life? Here’s What to Do.

A career in the Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, and the Life Sciences industries can be very rewarding and fulfilling. But it often...
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7 Steps to Getting the Salary You Deserve!

Feeling overworked and underpaid? Whether you’re a full time, part-time, or temporary employee, it’s important to know your worth when...
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The Precarious State of Life Sciences Employment in Massachusetts Part 3: A Recruiter’s Point of View

In the first two parts of this series we recapped and analyzed MassBioEd’s 2019 Massachusetts Life Science Employment Outlook. In...
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The Precarious State of Life Sciences Employment in Massachusetts Part 2: The Good, The Bad, and The Action Steps

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The Precarious State of Life Sciences Employment in Massachusetts Part 1: The Annual Massachusetts Life Sciences Employment Report Abridged

Several weeks ago, MassBioEd, the sister organization of MassBio that focuses on workforce development, released its Annual Massachusetts Life Sciences...
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Biotech’s Winter Week Off: A Time to Rest and Recharge

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The New Year: Thinking About Your Next Career Move

The other day we got a call from a candidate who wanted to get on our radar for an impending...
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Practicing Gratitude: A Game-Changer For Your Career

Gratitude is an incredibly powerful, positive emotion that is seldom experienced by so many of us who are caught up...
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Job Hunting Tips to Help You Leave a Lasting (positive) Impression

Whenever you ask someone how to best present yourself in a job application or interview they will often respond with...
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A Glance at Salary Data for Research Scientists in Biotechnology

Researching salary trends can give you a better understanding of the right number to shoot for when you are accepting...
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