Lauren presented to graduate students and fellows at National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH.
This comprehensive talk provides an overview of career opportunities in the life sciences sector with emphasis on the various skills, aptitudes, competencies, and personalities that thrive in this sector. Both research and non-research career paths such as consulting, product development and business development are discussed. We will discuss the importance of transferable skills and how to highlight these for specific roles. Propel will also provide advice on networking to identify career opportunities, ways to utilize informational interviewing and tips to tailor resumes and cover letters.