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resume noticed

The Market Research job landscape is the most competitive we’ve seen in years. How do you make sure to get your resume noticed by a recruiter or hiring manager? The harsh reality is that you could be one of 500 candidates that applied for a job that might have had only100 applications at this same… Read more »

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biomanufacturing

“Biomanufacturing isn’t just about making our current materials more cheaply,” says John Cumbers, a biologist and founder of SynBioBeta, an activity hub for synthetic biology start-up companies. “It is also about bringing incredible new products to market that outperform the best products that conventional chemistry can give us now. By learning from and building upon… Read more »

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work remotely

IBM followed Yahoo in ending the option to work remotely across their organization…in 2017. How are companies and employees handling the transition in work location brought about by mass vaccination, or, dare we say, the end of the pandemic? As of March 29, 2021 24.2% of employees in ten major U.S. cities were going into… Read more »

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digital transformation

COVID-19 has made 63% of organizations embrace digital transformation sooner than they had expected as reported in a survey by Celerity.com. A similar number said they were making greater investments in technology sooner due to COVID-19. Forty-nine percent said digital transformation was not a strategic priority prior to the pandemic’s onset, but it is now…. Read more »

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kaggle

You’ve succeeded in acquiring the academic knowledge needed for the bottom tier of the Successful Data Scientist Pyramid. Everyone accepts that you are too young in your career to have extensive domain knowledge that is the the top tier of the Pyramid. As an early career data scientist how do you get the working knowledge… Read more »

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resume advice

Smith Hanley Associates‘ Recruiters offer their resume advice for your job search. They also take this chance to honor their close relatives who served in the military. Happy Memorial Day!   Eda Zullo, Principal, Pharmaceutical Commercial Analytics Practice Lead, [email protected] Father, Donald Rederscheid, Private 1st Class, U.S. Army Resume Advice: If you work for a… Read more »

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pharmaceutical analytics

Sometimes previous blogs just keep cropping up as interesting and relevant.  Our blog on pharmaceutical analytics evolution keeps coming to the top of the feed.  Here it is, slightly refreshed, for your reading pleasure. Pharmaceutical Analytics – Past Rely on prescription data to assess the value of a brand. Rely on drug distribution data for… Read more »

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negotiate multiple job offers

Congratulations! You received a second job offer within hours of the first and can use one for negotiating with the other before you have to make a final decision. Here are some guidelines on how to negotiate multiple job offers professionally and effectively.  All of these points apply whether you are talking it through with… Read more »

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pandemic impact biostatistics

While the pandemic has been incredibly disruptive to the economy and to the day-to-day life of every individual, how ill the pandemic impact biostatistics? Certainly the development of the Pfizer and Moderna mRNA vaccines utilizing CRISPR technology was a significant advance in the speed of development and efficacy as compared to almost any vaccine in… Read more »

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data scientists frustrated

Why are Data Scientists Frustrated? In a survey of 64,000 developers, Stack Overflow found 14.3% of machine learning specialists looking for a new job and 13.2% of data scientists. Why are data scientists frustrated and spending 1-2 hours a week looking for a new job? Jonny Brooks, in a KDNuggets blog, outlined for reasons that… Read more »