Career Development Workshop #1

Join career development specialist Cliff Mintz, PhD owner of BioInsights, Inc. (, a training and career development company for persons seeking jobs and career opportunities in the healthcare and life sciences industry. Cliff is also the author of career blog, BioJobBlog ( which offers ideas, commentary and career development strategies for life sciences and healthcare industry job seekers.  In addition to our formal training courses, we also offer outplacement, career transition services, resume development, and job placement services.

In the first of three seminars in the series, Dr. Mintz will cover the following topics in an interactive session:

The Art of Resume Writing for Healthcare and Life Sciences
This seminar is designed to introduce participants to the art of resume writing.
Learn how to write a resume that quickly, clearly and concisely allows a prospective employer to determine that you may be the right candidate for the job. Hands-on, real life examples of how to prepare and craft a winning resume are provided.

Networking: It’s Not What You Know But Who You Know!
Networking is an essential part of any job search. Unfortunately, scientists are notoriously poor when it comes to networking to make connections or contacts to facilitate a job search or advance a career. This seminar provides tips and ideas that 
scientists can use to become better networkers, whether online or in real life!

Space is limited and is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Sponsorships available for hiring/ staffing companies and related firms that want to engage career developers in health tech and biotech. Please contact [masked] if you are interested.

Attendance is free for Members!  Pay your membership dues anytime between now and when the event is and you will receive a full refund.

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  • Magesh

    Well, Its very useful for candidate seeking jobs. Great oppurtunity to start the career.

    February 6, 2014

  • Gia & A.

    Just became a member. I believe that lets me sign up without paying an event fee.

    January 7, 2014

    • Alex F.

      Correct, and you are all set. Thank you!

      January 29, 2014

    • Adam G.

      Alex, I hadn't realized that a membership would take care of the event fee. Could I apply the event fee to membership dues?

      January 29, 2014

  • Junaid M.

    Hi Dr Clifford i am a business partner for a Medical Coding and Medical billing company would this event be relevant to me.

    January 28, 2014

    • Alex F.

      if you are hiring or looking for career development resources,, perhaps.

      January 29, 2014

  • Clifford M.

    Hi Junaid,
    It depends upon whether or not you are going to be looking for a job in the near or not too distant future. In any event, learning how to write an appropriate resume/CV is a good thing for anyone who is thinking about gainful employment!

    January 28, 2014

  • Clifford M.

    A well written resume that showcases your skills and strengths is an important first step in any job search. In the first seminar, I will cover the art of resume writing and provide attendees with helpful ideas, suggestions and hints that can be used to beef up your resume/CV to progress to a face-to-face job interview!

    Tell all your friends and colleagues about this free event!

    December 12, 2013

    • Adam G.

      Clifford, thanks for offering this event. But I am not a researcher. I have a background in healthcare operations. Would this be an event relevant to me?

      January 23, 2014

    • Clifford M.

      Hi Adam, Thanks for the note. A well written and carefully crafted resume or curriculum vitae is a necessary first step in today's highly competitive healthcare and life sciences industry. That said, most job seekers, researchers or otherwise typically do not how to structure a resume/CV to bring out their strengths or qualifications to get to the interview stage. The goal of the first workshop is to review resume writing and how to maximize the likelihood of taking your job search to the next level.

      January 23, 2014

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