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Up in the Air -- Character in Recruiting
By Peter Weddle

George Clooney's latest movie is an appropriate metaphor for post-bubble America. Called "Up in the Air," it tells the story of a human resource professional who works for what might best be described as a LOO -- a Lay Off Outsourcing firm. Clooney travels 10 million miles by plane doing the dirty work of firing employees companies no longer want or can afford. ... More

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Make 2010 The Year of Top Talent's 2010 career fairs are coming to a location near you. We host more than 20 annual events for the life sciences, offering on-the-spot recruitment at a lower price.

Exhibit at two events, and attend the third for free.

Pick from these upcoming career fairs:*
Month Career FairLocation
February Pharm CountryBridgewater, NJ
March Biotech BaySan Francisco, CA
  GenetownCambridge, MA
April Biotech BeachLa Jolla, CA
  Pharm CountryPhiladelphia, PA
  DeviceSpaceIrvine, CA
May Bio NCDurham, NC
  BioCapitalBethesda, MD
June Pharm CountryWhippany, NJ
  Biotech BaySan Francisco, CA
August GenetownBoston, MA
September BioMidwestChicago, IL
  Biotech BeachLa Jolla, CA
  BioCapitalBethesda, MD
October Biotech BaySan Francisco, CA
  Bio NCRaleigh, NC
November GenetownBoston, MA
  DeviceSpaceIrvine, CA
  BioSpace 2010Philadelphia, PA

Meet the right job seekers this year: Call us today at 888-BIOSPACE!

*Applies to 2010 career events only; career event package must be purchased by Jan. 29, 2010. Does not apply to prior purchases.

BioPharma Asia Convention 2010
March 16-19, 2010

We are currently inviting HR Managers of Pharmaceutical and Biotech companies and recruitment agencies to be involved in the on-floor career seminars during the exhibition. Involved companies can basically showcase the career opportunities available in the Biotech industry currently and the career paths of individuals in the industry. ... More

More HR / Recruiting Events

Biotech Bay
Genentech, Inc.
Senior Staffing Consultant
The Senior Staffing Consultant will be responsible for managing relationships with the Genentech Research and Early Development (gRED) organization client groups and HR partners to develop and implement university recruitment strategies in support of a variety of programs.

Pharm Country
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
Manager, Human Resources - Development
Serves as the primary Human Resources contact for various Daiichi Sankyo Pharma Development managers and employees. Advises managers and employees on issues related to staffing, training, employee relations, compensation, and benefits.

Biotech Bay
Director, Human Resources
The Director of Human Resources will oversee the development, implementation, and maintenance of the company compensation, benefits, recruiting, immigration and Human Resources Information System (HRIS) programs and projects.

Pharm Country
Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Director, Human Resources
We are currently seeking an HR Generalist lead to support our pharmaceutical brand division including sales and marketing, R&D, Medical Affairs and Business Development within a dynamic and rapidly-changing environment. The Brand HR Director will possess a thorough understanding of the commercial business strategy and ensure that the HR strategy for the division drives productivity and revenue growth.

Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Sr. Staffing Consultant - Customers & Markets
Provide Strategic Talent Acquisition support to individual hiring managers within Customer & Markets by creating and executing a staffing strategy for each position which results in a top-tier, qualified talent pool of professionals as well as a candidate pipeline.

Career Fairs

BioSpace Career Fairs attract an average of 500-1300 pre-screened, highly qualified professionals, providing the industry's best venue for face-to-face recruiting. Over 12% of our online audience has found a job through our career fairs.

As you plan your recruiting budget and event schedules for 2010, be sure to include BioSpace Career Fairs!

February 25 - Pharm Country Career Fair
March 9 - Biotech Bay Career Fair
March 15 - Genetown Career Fair
April 15 - Biotech Beach Career Fair

More Career Fairs

Interested in exhibiting at any of the above events? Please contact us at 1-888-BIOSPACE.

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HR Resources

The Essential HR Handbook: A Quick and Handy Resource for Any Manager or HR Professional The Essential HR Handbook: A Quick and Handy Resource for Any Manager or HR Professional

by Sharon Armstrong, Barbara Mitchell

Whether you are a newly promoted manager, a seasoned business owner, or a human resources professional, knowing the ins and outs of dealing with HR issues is critical to your success. The Essential HR Handbook is a quick-reference guide that sheds light on the issues that keep managers up at night. It is filled with information, tools, tips, checklists, and road maps to guide managers and HR professionals through the maze of people and legal issues, from recruiting and retaining the best employees to terminating poor performers. More...

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