Do you know how your pay and compensation compare to your peers? Would you like to learn how to negotiate for a better package in your current or new job? Regardless of the directions of the economy, knowing your worth is one of the most important ingredients to advancing your career. Our speaker, Meredith Dow with PROVEN Inc., will share strategies and elements that scientific professionals can use. Join us to learn how you can command a better compensation for your skills and be competitive in the market.
“Knowing Your Worth: Strategies to Negotiate for Salary or Pay for Chemical Professionals” A short presentation followed by Q&A with speaker Meredith Dow, Senior Partner with PROVEN, a scientific staffing and consulting firm.
What You Will Learn
- How to assess your worth in the current market
- Negotiable elements of a compensation package (salary, stock, vacation, etc.)
- How to negotiate the best possible compensation in a down market
- And much more
Date: Thursday, May 27, 2010
Time: 2:00-3:00 pm ET
Meet Your Expert
Meredith Dow has 13 years experience in the life sciences staffing industry and previous to joining PROVEN, opened and managed the Scientific branch for a $1 billion staffing company. She developed the San Diego branch into the company’s most successful Scientific branch for 9 of the 10 years that she was with the company. She holds a BS degree in Zoology with an emphasis in Animal Behavior from the University of California, Davis. She has over 4 years of hands-on experience in the Biotechnology industry, specifically in Immunoassay development. She is an active member of the Southern California Biotechnology Council (SCBS’s) Advisory Committee and the Mesa College, Chemistry Technician Program Advisory Committee, sits on the American Chemical Society’s Small Business Advisory Board, has served on the Board of Directors for the San Diego branch of AALAS for 10 years. She actively attends San Diego ACS, BIOCOM, San Diego Biotechnology Network and CleanTech networking events and is currently studying to be a Sommelier. Meredith is leading the development of the Life Sciences Practice for PROVEN.
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