What is the biggest piece of advice you would give to young scientists to increase their chances of getting a job in today’s job market?

By |2018-02-17T08:39:57+00:00February 17th, 2018|

There is only one universal answer: Plan seriously for your Plan B. It’s as simple as that. Not planning for the (very likely chance) that you may not end up with a faculty track career in academia today is like buying a home by a lake that is known to flood more and more every [...]

3 Keys to Project Managing Your Job Search

By |2017-08-08T16:54:25+00:00October 11th, 2015|

Remember how you set up a great project management system to organize your PhD project? Yeah, me neither. Organizing around a process is the foundation of many professional project management responsibilities.  When it comes to your job search, having an organized process for your background research, application materials and other supplementary documents can save you [...]