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4 Ways to Make Money from Your Invention

September 20, 2015

When you are designing a medical technology product, business acumen is likely not on your mind. But think again. Calculating basic financials and strategizing ways to sell and/or fund your invention is an important first step in ensuring [more...]

5 Things To Consider Before Walking Out On Your Job

August 16, 2015

Keeping emotions in check, particularly when you are fed up at your job, can be tough to do. But if you let it get the best of you and quit in anger or in a rage it can come back to bite you. Lots of people at some point have fantasized [more...]

5 Rules of Salary Negotiation

August 16, 2015

Are you hoping to receive an awesome job offer? Are you praying that your employer will give you a raise in 2015? Whether it’s the fear of being perceived as pushy or feeling uncomfortable about the negotiation process, professionals are [more...]

The Words That Will Ruin Your Resume

June 28, 2015

Championed. Spearheaded. Pioneered. There are a myriad of terms, phrases, and words that will ruin your resume. The above are not such examples. The above words paint a picture of a fearless leader, charging into battle against [more...]

How to Conduct an Effective Job Interview

June 18, 2015

Image from Harvard Business Review The virtual stack of resumes in your inbox is winnowed and certain candidates have passed the phone screen. Next step: in-person interviews. How should you use the relatively brief time to get to know — [more...]

Advice to A Young Scientist

May 27, 2015

From Science Magazine (Image Credit: Hal Mayforth)  In these days of increased competition and uncertain career prospects in academia, it is easy for young scientists to forget why they do science in the first place. But too much career [more...]