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Follow the Funding

By | May 1, 2015

In times of budget belt-tightening at the federal level, life-science researchers can keep their work supported through private sources.  


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Bonding in the Lab

By | October 1, 2013

How to make your lab less like a factory and more like a family


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Let's Make a Deal

By | February 1, 2013

Six myths about job and salary negotiations and how they may hinder your ability to bargain effectively.


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Lab 2.0

By | December 1, 2012

Apps and software for improving lab productivity


Scientists who pursue advanced degrees are typically smart. They are driven. And they are no doubt passionate about their work. But can they cut it in industry?

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The Best of Both Worlds

By | April 1, 2012

Choosing to work in industry does not preclude a return to academe. But the move back takes some planning and finesse.


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Female Frontrunners

By | February 1, 2012

How to successfully surmount the challenges women face in becoming biotech industry leaders


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Going Governmental

By | December 1, 2011

Federal agencies offer interesting opportunities for researchers looking to do more than bench work.


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