ProClinical Life Sciences Recruitment Blog

The most successful cancer drugs in 2017

Posted by Monique Ellis

26/07/17 15:30

As many as 1,688,780 people in the US alone expect to be diagnosed with cancer this year, leading to an unprecedented and skyrocketing demand for better oncology drugs and treatments. Cancer is one of the most feared diagnosis among patients, with over 200 types of the disease as it can affect almost every organ or tissue in the body.

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Topics: Life sciences news, Clinical research, Top 10 blog, Top 10 list

Is low employee engagement damaging your employer brand?

Posted by Monique Ellis

24/07/17 17:21

Employer branding is becoming more and more strategically important for life science companies, both in terms of attracting skilled talent and building a global reputation.

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Topics: Recruitment, Human Resources, Employee retention, Employee engagement, Human capital management

Why is employee engagement so important to your business?

Posted by Peter Hogg

17/07/17 18:28

Employee engagement is a vitally important yet often overlooked aspect that is essential to the overall success of your business as well as its people. Having highly engaged employees can transform your company from within, boosting productivity and innovation and encouraging greater collaboration and discretionary effort. It is also fundamental to staff retention and creating a dynamic, industrious working environment.

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Topics: Recruitment, Human Resources, Employee retention, Employee engagement, Human capital management

Who are the top 10 medical device companies in the world? (2017)

Posted by Monique Ellis

12/07/17 15:34

The medical device industry continues to gain momentum year on year thanks to progressive medical technological advancement. There are many leading medical device companies that work tirelessly to develop innovative healthcare solutions to fight against the world’s most prevalent diseases, as well as injury and disability. Here is a list of today’s biggest medical device companies based on their 2016 revenue:

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Topics: Career advice, Motivation, Life sciences news, Top 10 blog, Top 10 list

Top locations for pharma investment in APAC

Posted by Martin Grindrod

05/07/17 15:30

Asia is the currently the fastest growing region for pharmaceutical investment in the world. ProClinical has compiled a list of the hottest life science hubs in the APAC (Asia Pacific) region right now, in terms of increased R&D innovation and investment in the local pharmaceutical industry, and demand for more foreign collaboration with major global pharmaceutical players.

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Topics: Motivation, Life sciences news

What are the different types of medical device jobs?

Posted by Monique Ellis

28/06/17 15:30

Medical devices jobs vary widely as the industry is split into several categories: orthopaedics, surgical instruments, stents catheters, syringes and hypodermic needles, blood transfusion and IV equipment, and dental instruments. There are also multiple types of medical device companies including pure-plays, conglomerates and combined drug-device companies.

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Topics: Career advice, Job satisfaction

The opportunities and challenges for the pharmaceutical industry in 2017

Posted by Emily Walters

21/06/17 16:30

The pharmaceutical industry’s steady growth curve is beginning to shorten in 2017, thanks in part to a few unique challenges that have unfolded recently. R&D productivity has diminished and the pharmaceutical landscape is changing.

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Topics: Life sciences news

Who are the top pharmaceutical companies in the world? (2017)

Posted by Monique Ellis

14/06/17 15:19

Every day the pharmaceutical industry strives to develop better and more effective drugs and therapies to battle the world’s most pressing health problems. Year on year, a collection of ultra-successful pharma giants continue to lead the fight. Here are the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the world based on their 2016 revenue:

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Topics: Life sciences news, Top 10 blog, Top 10 list

Today's most inspiring women in the pharmaceutical industry 2017

Posted by Monique Ellis

07/06/17 14:33

For centuries women have been struggling to prove their worth in the realms of science and engineering, but have made significant strides in both the laboratory and pharma business world in the last 100 years or so. In particular, the industry seen a great number of fantastic female leaders emerge who hold positions of power within some of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the world.

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Topics: Motivation, Job satisfaction, Life sciences news

Top 10 biggest life science employers in New Jersey

Posted by Darren Whyte

24/05/17 11:17

Hailed as a life science hub, New Jersey is the home to an impressive collection of pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies, many of which are industry leaders. In 2015, 50% of new FDA approvals came from companies that have a base in the New Jersey region. Employing approximately 116,000 people, New Jersey is a thriving nucleus of life science talent.

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Topics: Career advice, Top 10 list