Insider Networking Tips and Tricks for Scientists

Insider Networking Tips and Tricks for Scientists

Careers Channel 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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  Click here to See Dave and Dennis’ Slides 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

Webinar Details Date: Thursday, May 2, 2013 Time: 2:00-3:00 pm ET Fee: Free   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.         Acknowledgments ACS Webinars would like to thank ACS Careers for co-producing this broadcast   The Fine Print ACS Webinars™ does not endorse any products or services. The views expressed in this presentation are those of the presenters and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the American Chemical Society.

4 Responses to “Insider Networking Tips and Tricks for Scientists”

  1. peter Schofield says:

    I there any way I can do this at a later date?
    Thank you,
    Peter Schofield

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  3. Cor says:

    That was a really great presentation. Will it be available soon? I thought it might be available on the 9th. I’d like to listen to it again and write about it on our blog.

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    ACS Grad:

    Thank you for your patience. The recording and slides for the ACS Webinar you desire has been posted. We would love to see your blog piece once its finished. Thank you.

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