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Motivate Your Lab

By | June 1, 2012

How to run an efficient and creative lab without micromanaging


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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Poster Perfect

By | September 1, 2011

How to drive home your science with a visually pleasing poster


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Balancing Biases

By | July 1, 2011

How cognitive prejudices can influence research decisions, and how the pitfalls of human nature can be avoided.


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Simplifying Teaching

By | May 25, 2011

How to make your teaching more efficient, effective, and enjoyable without slighting your lab projects.


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Taking Time for Baby

By | March 1, 2011

Having a child changes everything. But it doesn’t necessarily have to disrupt your research while you’re out on leave.


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Rewards of Risk

By | February 1, 2011

Secrets to scoring big money grants for innovative, out-of-the-box research

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