North Carolina displayed a variety of biotechnology products last week at the BIOtech 2014 trade show in Tokyo.
People say that looking for a job is a job in itself, and that is very true. It takes time and effort, but it will pay off! I ended up with a job that I love, but did not even know it existed before I started looking. So keep an open mind and talk to everyone you can; even if they do not have a job for you, they may know someone who does. There are few better places to be looking for a job in the pharmaceutical/biotech/CRO worlds than North Carolina, so take...Read the rest of this entry →
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In the last few years, it has become a professional requirement to have a robust LinkedIn profile. Job seekers must have an online profile to accurately represent them professionally; LinkedIn has become this important component of the job search. On May 19, 2014, William Blackmon, founder and CEO of Apogee Social Media Group, discussed how job seekers can leverage the power of social media and LinkedIn.
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Bob Ingram is one of those rare people who can spin a roomful of people in circles with words. He did it again this week as he accepted a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Triangle Business Journal. And appropriately enough, the room he was spinning was the classy ballroom at the Umstead Hotel in Cary.
Tags: Biotech Basics, Triangle, Life Sciences
I was very pleased to attend the recent Ag Biotech Entrepreneurial Showcase at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center. I was particularly intrigued by the panel on corporate venture investing (Technology Scouting: How to Partner with Large Companies in Animal Health and Crop Biotech), because I wanted to learn the investing styles of the panelists.
Tags: Business & Commercialization, Agriculture, Animal Health, Life Sciences, NCBiotech
Plants, and NC's ag biotech economy, increasingly rely on microbes living on, in, and around their roots to aid or enable their ability to grow and flourish.
Tags: Agriculture, Life Sciences
I came to RTP two years ago. I was amazed by its array of businesses and wealth of opportunity.
Women in Bio Event
Monday May 19
Tags: Business & Commercialization, Triangle
By Rachel Krasich, Ph.D., NCBiotech research analyst intern
“Where is best place to start looking for jobs?”
“How do I improve my resume so I get noticed?”
“What do I do if I want to switch fields?”
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