While most companies have a principal business goal that they tout as their mission, the underlying goal of every company is to build an organization where people want to work. Creating a culture of appreciation and fun can go a long way in recruiting new talent and retaining your top performers. Employee productivity is a core component to running a business and it’s a no brainer that happier employees are more productive employees. The big question is: how do you […]
The debate over whether companies should adopt an open office design or a traditional enclosed work space has been a hot topic recently. While open floor plans have gained popularity over the years, no doubt correlated with its association as a “modern”concept, some companies are now choosing to build offices with divided, enclosed spaces. Organizations originally embraced the idea of open work plans in order to foster a collaborative work environment and provide transparency throughout the hierarchical structure of the […]
PharmaLogics Recruiting will be heading to the AAPS conference in San Antonio Texas from Novemeber 10th-12th. If you are visiting the conference look out for Megan Driscoll and Kerri Doherty! Megan will be contributing as a speaker and Kerri will be offering free resume review and revision. Take advantage of all the experiences at AAPS! See you there!
In June of 2013 Pharmalogics started working with Novartis in Morris Plains New Jersey, as they started a massive build out in their new Cell and Gene Therapy Group. This group is going through a hiring campaign as result of the partnership Novartis started with Carl June’s lab and The University of Pennsylvania. Since the partnership’s inception the goal has been to focus on expanding the CART 19 Study. Recently this study has received a lot of press as result […]
For the fifth consecutive year Quintiles has been named to the Information 500! Information Week has recognized Quintiles as an industy leader in biopharma drug development. If you are intersted in learning more about the power of innovation in information technology please check out Information Week 500. Be sure to read the full list!
Megan kicked off one of her last days in Europe with a short train ride from Basel to Luzern this morning. She was traveling back to the city to follow up with the HR manager at Merck. If you remember, the last time Megan traveled to Luzern and Merck she went in the wrong direction and had to backtrack to make it to the city for her meetings. The reason Megan traveled back to Luzern today is because the hiring […]
This weekend was an exciting weekend for Pharmalogics. On Saturday the team took on a fierce competitor in Quest Diagnostics at the Easter Seals Softball Tournament. Easter Seals is a nonprofit charitable organization that assists more than one million children and adults with autism and other disabilities annually through a network of more than 550 service sites in the US, Australia, and Canada. Every year, Project Manager, Adam Kaner organizes a team of Pharmalogics employees to play in the Boston area […]
At 7am on Tuesday, Megan embarked on what should’ve been a quick hour and fifteen-minute train ride to Lucerne. About an hour into the ride Megan noticed she was not going in the right direction. She quickly disembarked and rushed back in the direction of Lucerne. In the end she made it to Lucerne at 12pm and proceeded to have a fabulously successful meeting with HR at Merck’s Swiss headquarters. After her meeting Megan spent some time sightseeing. She snapped […]
The meetings in Munich went well for Megan. She visited the Sandoz corporate offices and visited The Medicines Company. While she met with HR and hiring managers the children and Eric visited the Munich Zoo. Thankfully, in spite of the heat the Germans were super nice and incredibly helpful. While in Munich, Megan and her family stayed at the Munich City Hilton. The hotel was delightfully accommodating and a cool change to the roasting air conditioner-less apartment in Basel. On […]