4 Chemical Industry Trends and Their Impact on Talent Recruitment

Unemployment is low across all industries, but companies in the chemical space, in particular, are feeling the squeeze. And it’s not going to get any better. The growing skills gap, a shifting workforce, and competition to attract the best candidates…

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Why Attending a Pharma Bio Conference Can Help Your Career

Here are just a few job search tips and reasons why attending an industry conference can benefit your new career or careers change. You lead a busy life and have a busy schedule. Attending a pharmaceuticals or biotech industry conference…

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How to Maximize Your Social Media Presence During the Executive Job Search

Social media is a pervasive aspect of today’s world. Rare is the person who doesn’t participate in at least one platform, whether it’s LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. During an executive job search, candidates must be diligent in managing and…

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3 Steps to Take When Your Pharmaceuticals or Biotech Firm is Experiencing a Merger or Acquisition

Mergers and acquisitions – M&A for short – are a common occurrence in big business. The pharmaceuticals and biotech industries are no strangers to strategic growth and contraction when money is on the line. As an employee in one of…

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The Future of Work – What Employers Need to Know Now

The workplace is changing. As one generation becomes entrenched in a seemingly stagnant work environment, another comes along to change the rules. Advances in technology and automation are already making careers of the past obsolete. Today’s forward-thinking employee recognizes the…

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Stand Out – How to Make Recruiters Sit Up and Notice Your Worth

A robust job market means standing out from the crowd can require a little extra muscle. Recruiters receive a barrage of resumes daily, so making your online presence glisten takes some effort. Here’s how you can help your job seeking…

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LinkedIn: Enhance your visibility and recruiter’s impact

When first partnering with a KCS recruiter, there isn’t one standard spiel candidates receive. It’s more about preparing for interviews, or actually doing the first interview. Candidates who haven’t had a position change in almost a decade often require assistance…

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Surviving the Generation Brain Drain

The Baby Boomers are retiring. While that may seem like good news for subsequent generations looking to capitalize on new opportunities, another outcome has corporations wringing their figurative hands. As older employees pack up their desks to enjoy their sunset…

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