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Latest Articles

January 4, 2015
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7 Big Mistakes Bosses Make When Motivating Employees

(And how to fix them.) By John Degnan   Motivating employees is a key responsibility of any leadership role. Only 1 in 4 employees consider themselves […]
December 9, 2014
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7 Fundamental Phone Interview Tips

By Jordan Warshafsky, Partner, Ashton Tweed   Many life sciences employers today use telephone interviews as an initial step for screening job candidates. When given the […]
December 8, 2014
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Life Science Lab Apps You Wish You Knew About

By Mat Rosso   3D Cell (Free) Learn about the cell using this 3D app. Rotate and zoom in on any cell structure and learn how each […]
December 2, 2014
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13 Vital Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs

By Jim Rudman, CEO, Ashton Tweed   There is a group of traits that successful businesses have in common, and it’s no coincidence. In today’s world […]
November 24, 2014
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Top 11 Networking Mistakes

By Jordan Warshafsky, Partner, Ashton Tweed   We all know how important networking is for professional success. And whether or not you’re looking for a new […]
November 18, 2014
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6 Benefits of Retained Search

By Jim Rudman, CEO, Ashton Tweed   The use of retained search is an exceptional tool for companies in the life science industries, especially when attempting […]
November 11, 2014
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Why Self-Confidence Works for You

By Jordan Warshafsky, Partner, Ashton Tweed   Applying and interviewing for a job is stressful. Even if you are fortunate to have the “inside track” and have […]
November 10, 2014

How to Write the Perfect Scientific Job Description

By Mat Rosso You know exactly what you need potential candidates to bring to the table, but it’s not always easy to put a job position […]
November 10, 2014

How to Write the Perfect Job Description

By Mat Rosso You know exactly what you need potential candidates to bring to the table, but it’s not always easy to put elegantly into words. […]
November 4, 2014
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How Interim Placement Gets You Through Uncertain Times

By Jim Rudman, CEO, Ashton Tweed   Scenario: The Vice President of Quality and Regulatory at ABC Pharma has exited the business, which is slowing down […]
October 28, 2014
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Get the Most Out of Your Business Cards

By Jordan Warshafsky, Partner, Ashton Tweed   Whether you’re looking for a new career opportunity or simply trying to build a professional network, your business cards […]
October 20, 2014
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How Recruiters Bridge the Client-Candidate Communication Gap

By Jim Rudman, CEO, Ashton Tweed   Candidates and clients can often be on a different page when it comes to navigating the hiring process. In […]
October 14, 2014
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Top 10 Attractive Traits in a New Boss

By Jim Rudman, CEO, Ashton Tweed   It’s important to pinpoint attractive traits in potential employees, but what about your own traits as an employer? Know […]
October 6, 2014
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3 Tips to Stand Out from Your Competition

By Jordan Warshafsky, Partner, Ashton Tweed   THE BAD NEWS: Over the past few years, thousands of jobs have been eliminated. The life sciences industry has […]
October 1, 2014

Retained Vs. Contingency: What You Need To Know

By Jim Rudman, CEO, Ashton Tweed Retained search firms and contingency placement agencies operate using different recruiting and hiring techniques. It’s important to know these differences […]

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