Professional Skills and Development
Becoming a successful scientist requires more than an understanding of protocols and biological processes. Before heading out into the real world, prepare yourself for the challenges that your post-academic life can bring.
Resume vs. CV — What Is the Difference?
Not sure if you need a resume or a CV? Read about the differences and when to use one or the other.
Promega Highlights Innovative Work with Brazil Young Researcher Award
In late May 2022, Promega invited the nine finalists for the Promega Brazil Young Researcher Award to present their work at a Student Research Symposium on the Promega Madison campus.
Hiring Undergraduates and Recent Graduates in these Unprecedented Times
Read how students, recent grads and potential employers may need to think differently about job applications as a result of the pandemic.
Reaching Out for Lab Research Experience
Want to get the most out of your undergrad education? Learn how to get hands-on experience by working in a research lab.
Tell Me Your Story
What sets you apart from the other applicants?
Interview Responses Recruiters Can See Right Through
Make sure you're prepared for more than just "Describe yourself in three words".
Interview Day Checklist
The details can make or break your interview! Make sure you're ready for a long day of impressing your hosts.
Framing Your Research
Learn more about picking an area of study, framing your objectives and planning your experiments.
Planning Your Budget
Read up on how to ask for funding, including balancing wants and needs, itemizing your budget and more.
Consider Your Audience
Find out how to identify your audience and organize your application to effectively engage your reviewers.
Putting It In Words
Get tips and tricks for writing your grant proposal and avoiding common mistakes.
Optimizing your Scientific Conference Experience
Stop staring blankly at the agenda and go learn something.
Can't Go to a Conference? Follow the #Hashtag
Reflections on Virtual Conference Life: “Can You Hear Me?”
In this blog, a Promega R&D Scientist shares her tips for effective presentations at virtual conferences.