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It goes without saying, perhaps, that what a biopharma company wants in new employees is skill, reliability, ambition, and a touch of charisma wouldn’t hurt. But aside from that, individual companies may have specific things they’re looking for during an interview or in a new staffer. Here’s a look at GlaxoSmithKline, a science-led global healthcare… Read more »

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The life sciences communities have spoken, and below are the 30 companies that rose to the top. Thanks to an annual survey conducted by BioSpace, results show that life sciences professionals consistently rank interesting and meaningful work, competitive salaries and good industry reputations as the most important employer attributes. Accordingly, it comes without surprise that… Read more »

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Ted Conferences, LLC(Technology, Entertainment, Design) is a media organization which posts talks online for free distribution, under the slogan “ideas worth spreading”. TED’s early emphasis was technology and design, consistent with its Silicon Valley origins. However, TED has since widened its focus to include talks from many scientific, cultural, and academic disciplines as well. Since… Read more »

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The life science industry in California continues to explode and is one of the leading employers in the state. According to the California Life Sciences Institute (CLSI), the industry has created jobs for over 280,000 professionals from Redding in the north to San Diego in the south. Specifically, in the San Francisco Bay Area, the City… Read more »

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You don’t have to be a Medicinal Chemist to perceive the difficulties and obstacles involved in the introduction of new medicines. Breakthrough drugs and medicines are undeniably rare because drug discovery is a multiparameter optimization problem: many conditions and constraints must be satisfied and met in order for a new compound to have a chance… Read more »

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“The Bay Area’s life sciences companies produce many of the world’s most impactful new medicines and technologies, built on the region’s history of pioneering innovation, a supportive investment community and talented workforce,” says Sarah Radcliffe, President & CEO, CLSA. “Our expansion fosters the success of the Bay Area’s ground-breaking life sciences companies by enabling us… Read more »

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  As anyone in staffing, consulting and HR can attest, the field is one of constant change. Fluctuations in the economy and labor market directly impact recruiters’ ability to bring in qualified candidates, while HR laws and best practices are always evolving to keep up with our fast-paced world. This transformation, on top of your day-to-day… Read more »

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Most employers desire similar traits and qualities from their employees; top skills, creativity, experience, reliability, and the ability to work independently and in a team. This is nothing new for job seekers. But each company has a different culture and unique approach to employment. They often place emphasis in different areas. Let’s take a look… Read more »