Talent Network Update – April 2012

Top Industry Leaders Featured at BioNJ’s First Life Sciences HR Conference

May 14, 2012 • Hilton East Brunswick • 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Come Hear Industry Leaders from Top NJ Companies
Amicus Therapeutics, Celgene, Covance, Elusys, Hay Group, Merck, Pfizer, PTC Therapeutics, Randstad Professionals, Valeant Pharmaceuticals, and many others

Please join us for our first-ever Life Sciences HR Conference. Two power-packed general sessions will feature dynamic industry leaders who will offer insight and vision on Creating a Culture of Compliance and New Jersey State Incentive Programs for Employers.

Choose from a list of exciting topics on current industry trends and issues, which will provide an opportunity for you and your HR teams to learn from industry experts at multiple breakout sessions we have planned. Click here to view the program.

Excellent networking with industry professionals and leaders from across the State of New Jersey. Don’t miss this unique program.

Who Should Attend?

Human Resource Leaders and their staff from companies involved in Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, Diagnostics, and Contract Research Organizations from across the region. Also, CEOs, CFOs, Business Development, and all levels of management will benefit from this conference. Come learn new, contemporary ideas from powerful industry speakers on hot topics that impact our industry directly. Take home actionable ideas to really make a difference in your organization.

Thank You to our Conference Sponsor:
Hay Group

Thank you to our Morning Break Sponsor and Logo Designer:
Stone's Throw

Thank you to our Afternoon Break Sponsor:

Click here to register now. BioNJ Members $249; Non-members $349

Please note: A limited number of professional service provider registrations will be accepted. Also, we are pleased to offer an in-transition rate for industry professionals.


People to Business (P2B) Talent Network Meet-Up

Attn: Employers

Do you need to connect your organization with professionals whose experience matches your need? The NJIT People to Business (P2B) Talent Network Meet-Up may be for you. This exciting (by invitation only) event will be held May 16, 2012 from 12 Noon to 4:30 p.m. See below for more information.

Employers click here to learn more about the program.


Is Your Company Looking to Hire Interns?

We have candidates! Also, you may qualify to take advantage of a special $1,500 stipend available to employers. Email the BioNJ Talent Network Team for more information.

The next CareerConnection Event will be held on June 26 at Rutgers University. Expect some surprises, as this is not your typical job fair. We will host employers and industry professionals, as well as a program format to creatively connect professionals with new career possibilities.

Attention employers: Please reserve your exhibit space EARLY; limited space is available.

Stay tuned for more information on how to register.


Job Lead Email Alerts Coming to Keep You Informed

BioNJ’s Talent Network Job Leads Email Blast is coming to an inbox near you. As part of our mission to keep you informed, BioNJ’s Talent Network will send out a biweekly Job Leads update to all of our contacts. Click here to check out an example of the Job Leads. Please check your inbox for exciting job leads from the Talent Network, and feel free to share them with professionals whom you know may be seeking new employment. And remember, if your company is hiring, please let us know. We would be happy to work with you to post your open positions to our career website or help you source qualified candidates. Please find more information below.


Post Jobs through the Talent Network!

Are you an employer who is hiring? Do you have job postings that need more exposure?

Reach thousands of local industry professionals through the BioNJ Life Sciences Talent Network. As a BioNJ Member, receive 5 FREE job postings, Employer Spotlight advertising, and broad exposure through our social media channels through LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter outreach. Let BioNJ help!

Please contact Kristin Hassan or Matt Alcalde to learn more or reach us at BioNJ Headquarters at 609-890-3185. You can also visit the website.


Follow, Like, and Link to the BioNJ Life Sciences Talent Network (LSTN) Community!

Throughout the vast social media stratosphere, there is a page or group for just about everything! Some are incredibly interesting; many groups not only tell you about hot topics and what’s trending, but also can help expand your organization’s outreach without requiring any additional effort on your part!

The BioNJ Life Sciences Talent Network regularly uses three social networks to do just that: help your company significantly expand its outreach efforts and help you move forward in your career!

On our Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter networks, you can:

  • Find the latest job opportunities posted on www.BioNJTalentNetwork.org
  • Learn about Talent Network industry, career, and networking events, such as:
    • CareerConnection
    • BIOHub — a BioNJ Meet-Up for Industry Professionals
    • Entrepreneur resources and training
    • Stay informed on the latest news across the pharma, biotech, and medical device industries
    • Get visible: Share, comment, and start discussions!

    Don’t just see and hear what’s hot from the sidelines: Join the Conversation with the BioNJ team and your colleagues across the region! See below to be a part of our community:

    BioNJ’s Life Sciences Talent Network