The availability of jobs and advancement opportunities isn’t what it was 5 years ago. What can you do to stand out from the rest and advance your career? Well, when the going gets tough, the tough use their networks. Join Dr. Dennis Guthrie, who has over 20 years’ experience with Dow Chemical and Dr. David Harwell from ACS Careers as they profile the latest changes in the job market for chemists and explain how you most likely already know the person that can give you your next big break.
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What You Will Learn
- The latest information on the job market
- How to tap in to the networks that you may not even know that you have
- Removing the negative stigma that networking is difficult and awkward
Date: Thursday, May 2, 2013
Time: 2:00-3:00 pm ET
Meet Your Experts
Dr. Dennis Guthrie is Associate Director of Research & Development with over twenty years’ experience at The Dow Chemical Company. His career has spanned Research & Development, Human Resources, and Sales & Marketing. During this time he had responsibilities for University Relations, national PhD recruiting, and Technical Placement which is when he first developed the paper and presentation titled, “Secrets from the other side…What recruiters know that you don’t.
Dr. David Harwell is the Assistant Director for Career Management and Development at ACS. In his job, he works with chemical professionals throughout their careers. He is a chemist by training and a career counselor by profession. Before joining the staff of ACS Dave was a faculty member at the University of Hawaii focusing on silicon nanoparticles and supramolecular structures.
ACS Webinars would like to thank ACS Careers for co-producing this broadcast
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