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    July 22, 2015

    Ace your video interview

    Video screening interviews are now a major ingredient of the hiring process.

    June 17, 2015

    Who’s in your tribe?

    It’s important for today’s job seekers to be aware of the “un-networking” trend.

    May 14, 2015

    Give industry managers what they want

    Here are some of the tools that you need to show you can deliver what industry requires.

    April 16, 2015

    Your self-promotion balancing act

    Seek the credit you deserve—all of it—but not more.

    March 19, 2015

    A networking encounter

    A young scientist learns about the advantages of real-world networking.

    February 19, 2015

    Three rules for powerful questions

    At interviews and networking events, your questions are at least as important as your answers.

    January 15, 2015

    The funny thing about wanting something badly

    It’s good to want something, but wanting it too much, or appearing to, can be a problem.

    September 18, 2014

    Moving down the career ladder

    B.S. and M.S.-level job opportunities can be tempting because they’re so plentiful, but Ph.D. scientists should resist the temptation.

    August 13, 2014

    Telephone technique, part two

    To make it past first contact with a potential employer, you need to employ top-tier telephone skills.

    July 16, 2014

    Telephone Technique, Part One

    Professional-level telephone technique can get you hired.

    June 19, 2014

    Don’t Crash and Burn at Your Job Interview

    To win the job interview, answer the questions, make your interviewer feel good about you, and avoid making major mistakes.

    May 15, 2014

    Facilitating Feedback

    Feedback can help you improve your day job and your interviewing skills.

    April 17, 2014

    Lifestyles of the (Hopefully) Rich and (Possibly) Famous

    Employee benefits are essential to your future prosperity, but not all of them are negotiable.

    March 18, 2014

    A Shortage of Fairness in a World of Jobs

    In the job search, getting the job done trumps fairness every time.

    February 20, 2014

    The Path of a CV, 2014 Edition

    When it comes to how job applications are processed by companies, some things have changed—but others haven't.

    January 16, 2014

    Who Am I?

    Instead of the usual New Year's resolutions, this year try something that's really new.

    December 19, 2013

    The Master List of "Don'ts"

    Avoid these rookie mistakes and place yourself among the top 20% of applicants for jobs in industry.

    November 13, 2013

    How to Work a Meeting

    From a networking standpoint, the purpose of a scientific meeting is to accumulate connections and thereby improve your odds of professional success.

    October 17, 2013

    Customize a Job-Magnet CV

    Like your cover letter, your industry CV should be customized for every job you apply for.

    September 18, 2013

    The Cover Letter: Relic or Still Relevant?

    It's true that some employers don't even read cover letters, but you shouldn't miss this opportunity to personalize your application package.

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