A career exploration tool which tells you the technical skills and "soft skills" needed for various occupations. In addition to giving you the "inside scoop" on occupations, O*Net is a very helpful source of ideas for points to mention in your cover letter or resume.
A concise, easy-to-read source of essential tips and skills for writing research papers and career management In order to be truly successful in the biomedical professions, one must have excellent communication skills and networking abilities. Of equal importance is the possession of sufficient clinical knowledge, as well as a proficiency in conducting research and writing scientific papers.
Careers in Biomedical Engineering offers readers a comprehensive overview of new career opportunities in the field of biomedical engineering. The book begins with a discussion of the extensive changes which the biomedical engineering profession has undergone in the last 10 years. Subsequent sections explore educational, training and certification options for a range of subspecialty areas and diverse workplace settings. As research organizations are looking to biomedical engineers to provide project-based assistance on new medical devices and/or help on how to comply with FDA guidelines and best practices, this book will be useful for undergraduate and graduate biomedical students, practitioners, academic institutions, and placement services.
An inspirational book for women in STEM and tech entrepreneurship. Highlights the varied life and career stories that led these women to the top positions in the technology industry that they are in now. Interviewees include CEOs, founders, and inventors from a wide spectrum of tech organizations across sectors as varied as mobile technology, e-commerce, online education, and video games.
Only 14 percent of those with PhDs in science occupy tenure-track positions five years after completing their degree. Next Gen PhD provides a frank and up-to-date assessment of the current career landscape facing science PhDs.
For more than twenty-five years, author Martin Yate has helped millions of job seekers. In this new edition of his New York Times bestselling series, Yate advises you how to build a killer resume, maximize your social networks to find more job opportunities, and understand what employers are really looking for in the people they hire.