The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn and Getting Paid for It

Navigating the job market and promoting yourself can be difficult at any stage of a scientist's career. How can you best advertise your skillsets and talent without appearing as a braggart?

Join our diverse panel of presenters who will discuss proven methods and personal experiences to advance professionally like obtaining a desired job, successfully negotiating increases in pay and benefits, effective networking, advocating for yourself, saying “no”, being strong voice within their organization. During this free interactive broadcast, attendees will gain an understanding the struggles all scientists have and will learn methods how to promote themselves.

This ACS Webinar is moderated byAmy Balija of Radford University and co-produced with the ACS Women Chemists Committee.

What You Will Learn

  • How to advocate for yourself within your work environment
  • How to obtain a strong voice within your organization
  • How to successfully negotiate increases in pay

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The Fine Print

ACS Webinars® does not endorse any products or services. The views expressed in this presentation are those of the presenters and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the American Chemical Society.


Ingrid Montes
Universidad de Puerto Rico,
Recinto de Río

Janet Bryant
Science & Technology Consultant

Iris Wagstaff
STEM Program Director,
American Association for the Advancement of Science

Amy Balija
Associate Professor,
Radford University

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