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    September 10, 2010

    Mind Matters: Anxiety in the Workplace

    Everyone feels a bit nervous from time to time, and a little anxiety can improve performance -- but excessive anxiety can be disabling and derail careers.

    September 20, 2002

    The Cover Letter: Door Opener Par Excellence

    "Writing something that is powerful and yet short is the single most difficult kind of business writing."

    March 27, 1998

    It's April and I Still Don't Have a Job! The Panicked Scientist's Guide to Accelerated Job Searches

    PETER IS THE AUTHOR OF THE BOOK, "TO BOLDLY GO: A PRACTICAL CAREER GUIDE FOR SCIENTISTS" PREVIOUS COLUMNS It'...
    July 24, 1998

    Overcoming The Bad Habits You Learned in Grad School

    PETER IS THE AUTHOR OF THE BOOK, "TO BOLDLY GO: A PRACTICAL CAREER GUIDE FOR SCIENTISTS" PREVIOUS COLUMNS The...
    October 15, 2014

    Talking to the public about risk

    Scientists with relevant expertise have a professional responsibility to share their evidence-based insight with the public, experts say.

    November 02, 2007

    Maximizing Productivity and Recognition, Part 1: Publication, Citation, and Impact

    You, and others, can assess and document the influence of your work by looking at the characteristics, as well as the number, of the citations.

    January 05, 2007

    Catching Some Cosmic Rays

    We are finding that we are beginning to constrain some of our understandings and exclude some possibilities.

    February 16, 2007

    Opportunities: A Day in the Life

    He knew his invention would not have the impact it could have unless he led its introduction into the commercial market.

    August 03, 2007

    Educated Woman, Postdoc Edition, Chapter 7: Tainted Love

    "Do I need to learn to rely on my own desires, the rest of the world be damned?"

    September 28, 2007

    Tooling Up: The Killer Instinct

    "Our best people foster a killer instinct."

    October 26, 2007

    Educated Woman, Postdoc Edition Chapter 10: Loyalty, Subterfuge, Manipulation, and Sabotage

    Is it ineptitude or something worse?

    July 30, 2010

    Feeding your Research into the Policy Debate

    Early-career scientists who want their research to inform policymaking need to learn how to navigate the public arena and communicate effectively.

    July 29, 2011

    The Gray Pride Parade

    Walk through the corridors of many scientific institutions and you'll see the results of decisions made by the hiring committee of 1962.

    October 07, 2011

    Competitive-Intelligence Analysts: Vignettes

    Cyrus Arman Martha Matteo Natalya Nikitina Cyrus Arman, Strategy Consultant, Deallus Group in Los...
    June 08, 2012

    A Hidden Academic Workforce

    For university staff scientists, the rewards are far off the tenure track.

    October 26, 2012

    A Cure for Listlessness

    Our columnist lists the top N of everything in science careers, where N=fun.

    May 02, 2003

    Selling Science to Policy-Makers

    I've learned that when starting and moving through a career, it is critical to remain flexible and open to all opportunities and challenges, to stay curious and confident, to explore new ideas and areas, and to continually create and nurture networks with colleagues and mentors in related fields.

    September 20, 2002

    Monkey Research in Africa

    "The work in international cooperation and development is particularly challenging because it calls for knowledge of social geography, communications, and intercultural affairs--in addition to specialist scientific knowledge."

    April 06, 2001

    Careers in Marine Science: Marine Sciences in Germany Today and Tomorrow

    May 23, 2003

    GrantDoctor: Moore's the Pity

    The GrantDoctor is here to help! Send questions to
    grantdoctor@aaas.org. Please put "GDR" in the subject header of your E-mail message.

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