As a busy hiring manager, chances are you don’t have a lot of free time while at work to digest the latest industry information. Your day may be spent interviewing researchers for a position in R&D in the morning, meeting with your company’s next CFO over lunch and speaking in the afternoon with IT professionals to oversee the implementation and management of new technologies. You’re not an expert in all subject matter areas (nor are you expected to be!), but taking just a little bit of time to read a handful of blogs that cover a wide range of life sciences industry issues and trends will help you lead more engaging conversations.
Here are nine blogs of various topics to get you started.
There are a number of mainstream magazines and newspapers that examine life sciences from 30,000 feet, including:
These outlets focus on issues and provide commentary to provide news and expert advice to senior level executives across all departments, including the marketing, finance, IT and the C-Suite:
If you want to speak the same language as the scientists and researchers working in the lab and running clinical trials, these outlets can help:
Don’t worry, you won’t need to carve time out of your day to sit at your computer reading these blogs. News aggregator apps like Apple News and Flipboard let you read the most recent posts from multiple outlets on your tablet or smartphone. You can catch up on your reading while on public transportation or while standing in line at the store.
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