How can I position myself for working in biotech or startups while in the lab?

As someone who entered a biotechnology startup out of grad school and have coached and interviewed PhDs for different positions within and outside startups, it's clear to me that scientists can thrive in the breakneck, uncertain environment of startup companies. Since science can be frustrating, ambiguous and in need of independent thinking and execution, academic

2017-08-08T16:52:25+00:00By |Categories: AMA|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

PhDs vs Imposter Syndrome – Looking at the Big Picture

One of the biggest problems I know that PhDs have when thinking about taking the leap into a new job, whether directly from academia or from an existing “real world” position, is: What if I’m not happy? What if it’s the wrong decision? What if I hate the work? "The constant fears and

2018-03-09T16:30:02+00:00By |Categories: PhD Transitions|Tags: , , |0 Comments