Few skills are more valuable and practiced more poorly than listening. In today’s high-stress world, communication is more important than ever, yet we devote less time to really listening to one another.
Many people think of confidence as a feeling. But in reality, it’s a set of behaviors that you can change and improve over time.
The life sciences industry is evolving rapidly into a world where lab experimentation will meet artificial intelligence, automation will merge with human ingenuity and hard-won wisdom, and the power of viral vectors, stem cells, nanotechnology, and gene editing tools will revolutionize health care as we know it.
This topic is designed to build resilience, well-being, and optimism. These strengths-based prevention programs equip
individuals with a set of practical skills that can be applied in everyday life to strengthen an individual’s ability
Almost everyone agrees that networking is important, but we often struggle to find the time and energy we need to build our networks.
Montgomery College’s BioTrain Offers Engaging and Valuable Professional Development Programming for Life Science Professionals
BioTrain is a sector partnership of biotechnology companies, government entities, and nonprofit organizations led by Montgomery College that collaborates to shape a technical workforce that is ready for today and tomorrow. The program is located at Montgomery College’s Bioscience Education Center (BEC) and is a critical element to the BioHealth Capital Region’s (BHCR) workforce development ecosystem.
Speaking anxiety holds many people back from applying for jobs or
promotions, speaking up in classes or conferences, sharing expertise in meetings, and much more.
One of the key contributors to building a great career is surrounding yourself with great mentors and a good network or community of professionals you can go to for help. While talking to BioBuzz and understanding their community efforts, I thought it might be a good time to share what aspects of a good community make up its foundation.
Building Essential Skills- Managing Difficult Conversations For more information or to register, contact BIOTrain@MontgomeryCollege.edu. Many conversations have significant outcomes: interviews, reviews, negotiations, etc. Because the stakes are so high, we [….]
Advance your life science career with BIOTrain’s Building Essential Skills Series. These short (2.5 hours) workshops are designed to provide foundational skills to incumbent workers in biotechnology who are looking to [….]