Tools for Setting SMART Goals

Tools for Setting SMART Goals

Setting goals, whether short or long term, is an ongoing and effortful process. Many people tend to set personal and professional goals with a to-do list mindset and superficial consideration. Goal-setting is adeptly illustrated by Aesop’s “The Tortoise and The...
Quick Hits on How Your Company Can Save on Recruiting Costs

Quick Hits on How Your Company Can Save on Recruiting Costs

  Hiring “right” can be an expensive, time intensive process. a recruiter or recruiting firm can run the gradient of talent ‘ally’ to ineffective gatekeeper and from a cost perspective: tremendous value to incredible waste of money. It is...
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Hiring New Graduates

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Hiring New Graduates

Recent medical grads … They’re a picky group. But they are full of creative and innovative ideas although they may be challenged with how the corporate world functions. They are turning down jobs that don’t meet their needs nowadays. In order to help hire the...
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...
Summer Reading for Science Graduate Students (and Maybe Postdocs!)

Summer Reading for Science Graduate Students (and Maybe Postdocs!)

It is officially summer (July 4 was this past Tuesday) and things have slowed down as most people take their vacations during the summer months. Invariably, recommended summer reading lists have appeared in print, in podcasts and on radio shows. One book that may be...
ARE YOU LETTING QUALIFIED CANDIDATES FALL THROUGH THE CRACKS?

ARE YOU LETTING QUALIFIED CANDIDATES FALL THROUGH THE CRACKS?

HOW ARE YOU MEASURING SUCCESS  RATES/CONVERSIONS OF QUALIFIED CANDIDATES? As a pharmaceutical recruiter, it can be a challenge balancing what a client wants in a candidate and what a candidate wants in a job. Candidate Experience The qualified pharmaceutical...