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Why Should You Take a Recruiters Call?

Posted by Date Posted: September 19, 2019 Posted in Brio News

If you have never worked with a recruiter on your job search before, there are several smart reasons to take their call. Developing a professional relationship with a recruiter can help you reach your career goals faster, as they work directly with many of the elite companies which are highly desirable to work for. Here…

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How Can Good Leadership Improve Retention?

Posted by Date Posted: September 05, 2019 Posted in Brio News

Leaders play a critical role in retaining the best talent. If leadership is strong, employees want to work for the company and will be motivated to succeed. It’s important for leaders to be figures that employees look up to and create an environment where they will thrive. Here are some of the main reasons good…

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Remote Work: Advantages of Working from Home

Posted by Date Posted: August 15, 2019 Posted in Brio News

Remote work has become quite common in the biotech and CRO industries. There are a variety of drug development jobs that allow for employees to work from home and the trend continues to grow. In 2017 it was reported that 3.7 million employees (2.8% of the U.S. workforce) worked from home for at least half…

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What You’re Doing Wrong in Your Company’s Hiring Process

Posted by Date Posted: August 01, 2019 Posted in Brio News

Attracting and retaining the most talented Clinical Research Talent is critical. Yet many organizations have a broken hiring process and are unable to hire the talent they need. Here are some of the top mistakes organizations make in their hiring process and what you can do to fix them. Not Enough Focus on the “Candidate…

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CRA Hiring Trends: Looking for Growth, Balance, and Meaning

Posted by Date Posted: July 18, 2019 Posted in Brio News

One of the most noticeable hiring trends regarding Clinical Research Associates, or CRAs is that they’re looking for more balance. Many CRAs feel overworked and like they aren’t making a real difference. Some are choosing to migrate to smaller companies that offer a variety of career advancement opportunities. CRAs are seeking career-growth opportunities, they’re concerned…

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Trends Within Contract Research Organizations

Posted by Date Posted: July 04, 2019 Posted in Brio News

In the field of clinical drug development, Clinical Research Associates (CRAs) are in high demand and in short supply. CRA positions also have the highest turnover in the industry. Most CROs are struggling with employee retention, a challenge not new to the industry, which has seen turnover levels at or above 20% for seven of…

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5 Advantages of Holiday Job Hunting

Posted by Date Posted: December 12, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized

5 ADVANTAGES of HOLIDAY JOB HUNTING Job searching over the holidays can present you with certain advantages that other job seekers won’t have throughout the rest of the year. Grab your hot cocoa and keep reading for the top 5 reasons why it’s a great idea to put (or keep) yourself on the job market…

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Top 10 Tips for Successful Employee Attraction

Posted by Date Posted: January 31, 2018 Posted in Employer Best Practices

Top 10 Tips for Employee Attraction Searching for the best possible people who fit within your culture and can contribute in your organization is a challenge and an opportunity. Keeping the best people, once you find them, is easier when you hire the right people to begin with. These specific actions will help you with…

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3 Questions an Interviewer Should Never Ask, and “One” He Should Never Forget

Posted by Date Posted: February 18, 2016 Posted in Employer Best Practices

Feb 17th, 2016 Your resume made the cut. Now it’s time for The Interview. The success or failure of the interview now rests solidly on the job seeker’s, shoulders: … or does it? As recruiters, we work hard to prepare our candidates for an interview, helping them develop strong answers to the questions they can…

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AstraZeneca and Daiichi Sankyo field backlash over Super Bowl OIC awareness ad

Posted by Date Posted: February 16, 2016 Posted in News

Lawmakers, media and pundits link ad to opioid addiction problem in U.S. A Super Bowl commercial paid for by AstraZeneca ($AZN) and Daiichi Sankyo to stimulate awareness of opioid-induced constipation (OIC) continues to draw controversy, including from the White House, days after the big game. Since Sunday, a parade of politicians, physicians and pundits have…

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Scheduling a Job Interview? Keep These Things In Mind

Posted by Date Posted: February 16, 2016 Posted in Job Search Tips

You know your resume and cover letter are carefully targeted when you receive the phone call or email that every job seeker wants: “Thank you for your submission. We’re very interested in scheduling an interview with you!” While some talent acquisition managers will provide several scheduling windows from which to choose, others will point to…

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The One Thing Every Employer Wants to See On Your Resume

Posted by Date Posted: February 16, 2016 Posted in Job Search Tips

Feb 12, 2016 It’s tough out there in the job market. And it may be getting tougher if you are following the news. You are elbow-to-elbow with the competition, jostling for attention. To make matters worse, some companies are still hunting for that darned purple squirrel and slowing down the hiring process for everyone. Your…

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