• 4 Benefits of Delivering an Interview Presentation

    It is becoming more common for recruiters to require candidates to prepare a presentation to prove that they’re the right person for the job. Not only will this allow the candidate to showcase their passion and ...
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  • Nontraditional Career Paths in Chemistry

    Are you a chemistry student unsure of the right career move to make after graduation? Do you find yourself uncertain about the typical chemistry career path that includes long hours in a lab or research environment? &...
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  • DC Career Fair Spotlight: BASF

    Visit the newly revamped ACS Career Fair, held inside the Expo hall at the 254th ACS National Meeting & Exposition in Washington, DC and meet with top employers such as BASF for your next career or study opportuni...
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  • DC Career Fair Spotlight: KAUST

    Visit the newly revamped ACS Career Fair, held inside the Expo hall at the 254th National Meeting & Exposition in Washington, D.C. and meet with top employers such as KAUST for your next career or study opportunit...
    Randolph Boyers
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  • Writing the Research Plan for your Academic Job Application

    Want to get that academic faculty job you've been dreaming of? Are you stressed about writing that long research plan? Do not fear. ACS is here! We will give you guidance on writing a well-written research plan needed...
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  • How to Prepare for a Job Interview

      Getting ready for the big day that could potentially change your career for the better? ACS wants to help you out and give some valuable tips on how to do well in your next interview!   You know what the...
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  • Fun Facts: American Chemist Dudley R. Herschbach

    What better way to prepare for your future than by studying successful chemists who came before you. This will not only show you a career path that someone else has taken, but it will also introduce you to new awards,...
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  • Are you a planner or a reactor?

    How you feel during crunch time is a real way to determine if you are an efficient reactor or if you’re better off planning tasks. Think about the last time your professor or boss allowed you to pick the deadlin...
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  • Gain a Support System for Your Job Search

    Are you recently unemployed or looking to change careers and looking for support in your job search? Then you should consider fostering a social network.   The great thing about networking with peers during your...
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  • Tips to effectively participate in a virtual networking event

    Online networking enables you to network no matter where you are in the world. You can sign in from your home, office, local library, on your computer, smartphone, or tablet. The chats are text-based allowing you to m...
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  • Job Search Strategies for Chemical Professionals

    (Click the picture or here to watch the "Job Search Strategies for Chemical Professionals" video)   If you are looking to advance your career, it is important that you strengthen your job search strategies and ...
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  • How networking helped an industrial chemist land his dream job

    [Pictured: Eric Breitung, a senior research scientist for the Metropolitan Museum of Art / Credit: LeighAnne Olsen]   As the saying goes: It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.   Being a sk...
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  • 4 Résumé Mistakes to Avoid

    When you are applying for new positions your résumé is your introduction to the hiring manager. Are you putting your best foot forward? Business Insider outlined “30 things you should remove from y...
    Ebony Shamberger
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  • 3 Tips to Help You Get an Academic Faculty Job

    Every year, numerous graduate students and postdocs apply for academic faculty jobs in hopes of securing an on-campus panel interview. After being selected as a candidate, you must convince a panel of established prof...
    Ebony Shamberger
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  • 3 tips to boost your graduate and postdoctoral experience

    As a part of our regular engagement with members, the ACS Insight Lab, an online panel for ACS members, hosted a discussion board to allow students to get advice from chemical professionals. The focus of the conversat...
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  • ACS Career Fair Spotlight: Brewer Science

    Visit the newly revamped ACS Career Fair, held inside the Expo hall at the 253rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition in San Francisco, CA and meet with top employers such as Brewer Science for your next career oppor...
    Randolph Boyers
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  • ACS Career Fair Spotlight: KAUST

    Visit the newly revamped ACS Career Fair, held inside the Expo hall at the 253rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition in San Francisco, CA and meet with top employers such as KAUST for your next career or study oppor...
    Ebony Shamberger
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  • 5 Qualities of a Great Leader

    Are you a leader at your company or trying to improve your leadership skills? It’s important to know the behaviors and habits that will make your goal a success. According to Ladders, here are five ways you can ...
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  • 5 Steps to Dictating Your Own Career Path

    As a leader, it is important to maintain your identity and momentum in order to live out your vision and lead a pack that believes in you.   According to Entrepreneur.com, “here are five steps to make sure...
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  • Plan to take a 2017 continuing education course

    2017 is right around the corner, which means you will have a fresh start to getting the continued education you desire.   ACS Professional Education (ProEd) offers a wealth of courses throughout the year to acco...
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