Professional Development that Makes a Difference: Communication Skills, Networking, and Time Management

March 9, 2017

Chemists sitting in front of lab equipment

Understanding the basics of chemistry will help you build your knowledge of how the world works. Understanding some of the basics of professional development will help you build a career. Join Matt Grandbois as he shares how communication, networking and time management can help anyone get ahead, with a specific focus on the importance that professional development provides for young chemists. 

What You Will Learn

  • Communications skills are a huge advantage to those who understand their audience, craft a concise message, and stay true to themselves
  • Networking is more than just meeting people and collecting business cards; it is important to develop a relationship based on mutual understanding and contributions to current and future interactions
  • Time management is the underlying foundation to professional development, so much like the concept of compounding interest early investment into time management will result in greater returns over time

Webinar Details

  • Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017 @ 2-3pm ET
  • Fee: Free to Attend
  • Download Slides: Available Day of Broadcast

The Fine Print

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Experts

Matt Grandbois
Dow Chemical

Linda Wang
Chemical & Engineering News

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