N.C. has seen significant growth in the number of students earning bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in agriculture and natural resources. In fact, over the past five years, there’s been a 54 percent growth in these targeted degrees. This is nearly three times the growth of overall degrees in the state.
Tags: Workforce & Education, Agriculture, Life Sciences
As Thanksgiving feasts give way to holiday carols, the staff of the Hamner Conference Center at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center is thankful to have a chorus of clients singing our praises.
Tags: About Us, Triangle, NCBiotech
Monday’s presentation at the NC Biotech Jobs Network featured Sperry Krueger, Research Librarian at NC Biotech. Sperry demonstrated a few tricks using her favorite non-traditional research tools: LinkedIn, and NIH Reporter. She showed how to use these tools to identify companies and contacts in the job search.
Tags: Jobs, Life Sciences, NCBiotech
A recently published report by the Science Coalition (a group of research universities) lists companies around the United States that were bootstrapped by federal funding.
Tags: Research, Life Sciences, NCBiotech
In her weekly newsletter HeatherHollick asks “What is your theme for the week?” She and I have been exploring the value of networking, and I’ve been asking myself if I need to refocus and direct my networking to be more productive. As a result, my theme for this week was No More Mindless Mingling. So when I found myself at Triangle Biotech Tuesday, I wondered if, only two days into the week, I’d already violated my theme.
Tags: Triangle, Jobs, NCBiotech
Medical Murray, a leading medical device development and contract manufacturing company, hosted an open house and ribbon cutting event on Wednesday, October 23, showcasing their new design and development facility located in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Tags: Greater Charlotte
Throughout 2013, employees at Ockham Development Inc. have jogged, walked and trained for fall marathons and related events in Raleigh, N.C. and Glasgow, Scotland. And they've done it all on company time for a good cause.
Time is money, information is power. The NCBiotech Library can help you with both.
Did you know that the librarians at NCBiotech can assist you with custom research? If you’re a fledgling startup needing data for your business plan, a mid-stage company looking at a new product development opportunity, or anyone preparing a proposal or venture capital presentation, you need authoritative and current information. We can help.
Tags: Resource Library, Statewide