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behavioral interviews

You know to prepare for job interviews. You know that in the pharmaceutical commercial analytics space your ability to interact successfully with a variety of departments and levels is critical for your success. Have you prepared adequately for an HR mainstay, behavioral interviews? Behavioral interviews are based on the premise that how a job candidate… Read more »

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great data scientist

Yes, a good data scientist must have a solid statistical foundation, coding experience in Python or R, data management skills utilizing SQL and, preferably, previous industry experience in the space they are applying. But, what makes a great data scientist? Intrinsic characteristics are what differentiates a great data scientist from a mediocre one. Business Intuition… Read more »

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We’ve been in a pandemic for most of 2020.  Unemployment levels are at all time highs.  Why are jobs hard to fill?  Particularly white collar jobs?   There’s a pandemic!  Why are jobs hard to fill? Unemployment fell to 8.4% from a high of 14.7% a few months earlier, according to the Bureau of Labor… Read more »

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With most of 2020 consumed by the worst global pandemic since the Spanish Flu of 1918 and arguably one of the most controversial elections in US history, the biopharma Industry has been at the forefront more now than ever. With a Covid-19 vaccine approval on the horizon 2021 is looking to be a positive and… Read more »

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We made it! 2020 has been defeated. What a year for market research and particularly market research 2020 salaries. People were furloughed and laid off, hiring went on a global freeze across all industries, and we have not seen a positive trend on salary increases (as we typically do). On the bright side, digital transformation… Read more »

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Dr. Martin Luther King National Holiday

The celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday on the third Monday in January honors the legacy of Dr. King, focuses attention on civil rights, highlights the use of nonviolence to promote change, and calls people into public service.  It wasn’t an easy path creating the first federal holiday for the birth of a… Read more »

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Life Sciences 2021 Trends

Nobody predicted the nose dive in 2020 brought on by the pandemic. What started as one of the best labor markets in recent history, spiraled into high levels of unemployment for many. Amongst all of this uncertainty, pharmaceutical and life sciences 2021 trends are a bright spot. Rival biotech firms have come together and collaborated… Read more »

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want to be an actuary?

Do you want to be an actuary? Have you considered an actuarial career? Are you analytical and good with numbers? Do you like having impact on your company, and have a career that is not only valued but well rewarded? The infographic below gives you a number of parameters and reasons why you might want… Read more »

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commercial analytics 2021

The pharmaceutical industry began 2020, just like 2019 and 2018, being very cautious as to how President Trump and his agenda were going to affect the commercial pharmaceutical industry. Then the pandemic hit and every pharmaceutical company closed their offices to employees, implemented a work from home model and encouraged their sales reps to be… Read more »

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2021 Market Research Trends

It’s an exciting time to be working in the world of Data Science.  Here is what to expect in data science 2021 and how your data science salary has been impacted. Data Science Salaries 2020 This information may ring a few bells as we have not seen much movement in data science salaries since 2019…. Read more »