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MSL Highlights & Challenges

January 18, 2023

Happy New Year! As our team has recently been reflecting on the past and present, we have been reminded of how grateful we are to work specifically in Medical Affairs. A big thank you first and foremost to everyone who has trusted us with their career journeys. As PharmaFinders moves into 2023, we cannot wait […]

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The Ghost of Job Search Past, Present, and Future

December 18, 2022

We recently did a poll on which method candidates prefer to receive feedback from applications/interviews. The overwhelming majority preferred email as a first-choice method, but above all, the sentiment seemed to be ANY feedback would be better than the radio silence a lot of job seekers experience. This brings us to today’s topic-getting ghosted. I […]

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The Votes Are In!

November 16, 2022

Over the past year, our team at PharmaFinders has been asking our Medical Affair followers various questions regarding interviewing trends, growth opportunities and more! Our goal as recruiters is to not only network and share exciting job opportunities. We strive to stay on top of common trends in Med Affairs, which is why we love […]

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October 19, 2022

Here Are the Top 3 Takeaways We Got from the 10th Annual MSL Society Conference Heather, Crecia and I had an awesome time at the conference. We loved getting to meet up with old friends and make some new friends.  Every session we attended was informational and interactive, and I’m excited to share what our […]

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September 21, 2022

JOB APPLICATION TRACKING IS CRUCIAL. CREATE AN ORGANIZATION SYSTEM FOR KEEPING TRACK OF YOUR JOB APPLICATIONS! Keeping track of the date, company, role, status, and who you’ve talked to can be extremely helpful! Things can get a little blurry when you’re applying for a lot of roles in a short period of time, and occasionally […]

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Let’s Negotiate!

August 17, 2022

3 things your recruiter needs to know to get you the best offer The benefit of using a recruiter is that we get to do the negotiating for you and eliminate any back and forth when it comes to a company making an offer. For us to get you an offer you’re ready to accept, […]

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5 Tips for Making the Best First Impression

July 20, 2022

The MSL route is a very social career path where you will find yourself meeting with new people very often. Whether that’s KOLs, commercial colleagues, recruiters or other MSLs, making that positive first impression is key to maintaining a valuable relationship. Here are our top 5 tips for making the most out of your first […]

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A Guide for Asking Questions During an Interview

June 15, 2022

We often make the comparison of interviewing to dating because there are so many similarities. They are both information-gathering sessions, a series of exchanges where you’re learning about each other and trying to determine the level of compatibility for the future. The point of interviewing is to find a good fit- both for you and […]

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How to Keep Your Cool While Interviewing This Summer

May 25, 2022

Several changes come along with summer- kids are out of school, your home is full the entire day, you’re going on more vacations, and you may have summer hours. It’s hard to not let the fun of sunshine and warmer days get in the way of your everyday responsibilities. For many, the beach is calling, […]

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5 Common Themes from MAPS 2022

April 20, 2022

Conference season is back! The team at PharmaFinders was fortunate enough to attend the most recent Medical Affairs Professional Society (MAPS) global 2022 conference in New Orleans. It was a busy couple of days jammed packed with helpful information, resources, and lots of networking. We love attending conferences like this to absorb as much information […]

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