Lynn Hazan and Associates Jobs Listings, Articles, and Webinars
03-30-21: Hot jobs! Medical Writers - All Levels - Virtual or Philly Area
Innovation in the health sciences is progressing at a very fast pace. We are very excited to be recruiting for a new client in the MedEd space: Medical Writer, Senior Medical Writer, and Medical Director. Candidates can work virtually or in the Greater Philadelphia area. Immediate hires for the right candidates! Scroll down for the specs.

We have many new events including free workshops.

March 30th at 12:00 pm - "Modern Intranet: Unifying the Workforce with a Virtual Headquarters" FREE event presented by Ragan.

April 8th at 6 pm: Lynn will be on a panel for CHIentist.

April 28th at 7-8:30 pm: Lynn will present a webinar at NSENG on how to work with recruiters.
Details to follow.

One of my big learnings through this period has been we’re all in the same storm, but we’re not in the same boat.” - Leena Nair

Send us your updated credentials. Let's discuss how LH&A can place you. Reach Lynn at lynn@lhazan.com or 312-369-9802.

In This Edition:
1) Our Current Job Openings
 
  • Medical Writer - MedEd Agency - NEW!
  • Sr. Medical Writer - MedEd Agency - NEW!
  • Medical Director - MedEd Agency - NEW!
  • Senior Medical Writer / Associate Scientific Director - MedComm Agency 
  • Marketing/PR/Recruiting Intern - LH&A - Virtual Position 

2) Candidate Consulting Services - Services include Virtual Resume Review, Empowered Job Seeker, & Leveraging your Influence on LinkedIn via Content & Relationships. - Resiliency discount offered!

3) Featured Article - "5 Steps To Tackle Thorny Issues At Work (And Make An Impact)"

4) Upcoming Events - Yoga classes, "Modern Intranet: Unifying the Workforce with a Virtual Headquarters" presented by Ragan, "How to Navigate Networking Virtually" presented by CHIentist, and "How to Revive Your Job Search." See below for more details.
Our Current Openings
Medical Writer - MedEd Agency
Are you an aspirational Medical Writer? Comfortable creating content for sales, MSL curricula? Do you have a strong scientific background? Know how to successfully consolidate complex information? Excel at juggling multiple projects in a fast-paced, creative and collaborative environment? Want to join an award-winning, Global Med Comm agency in the Philadelphia area or work virtually? 
Must be US-based. Writing test is part of the interview process. 
 
Client is a Med Comm Agency specializing in design, development, & launch of medical branding/positioning for Pharma & Medical Device companies.
Agency provides strategic solutions in life sciences, medical device launches, & interactive content development. Works in multimedia development to highlight patient stories & training materials for sales reps and MSLs.

Learn more here
Sr. Medical Writer - MedEd Agency
Are you an experienced Medical Writer? Do you have 2 + years in a medical writing role at a sales training or Med Comm agency? Do you have a strong scientific background? Can create scientifically accurate content in a variety of therapeutic areas? Excel managing multiple projects in a fast-paced, creative workspace? Join an award-winning, Global Med Comm agency in the Philadelphia area or work virtually. Great role for experienced medical writers. 
Must be US-based. Writing test is part of the interview process. 

Client is a Med Comm Agency specializing in design, development, & launch of medical branding/positioning for Pharma & Medical Device companies.
Agency provides strategic solutions in life sciences, medical device launches, & interactive content development. Works in multimedia development to highlight patient stories & training materials for sales reps and MSLs.

Learn more here
Medical Director - MedEd Agency
Do you have 8+ years experience in medical writing and/or healthcare industry, including 5+ years’ medical writing in the life sciences industry? Passionate about creating promotional content to help spread disease awareness? Want to make a difference through your creative direction with staff & clients? Interested in new business development? Want to join an award winning, Global Med Comm agency in the Philadelphia area or work virtually? Great job for experienced medical directors. 
Must be US-based. Writing test is part of the interview process. 

Client is a Med Comm Agency specializing in design, development, & launch of medical branding/positioning for Pharma & Medical Device companies.
Agency provides strategic solutions in life sciences, medical device launches, & interactive content development. Works in multimedia development to highlight patient stories & training materials for sales reps and MSLs.

Learn more here
Sr. Medical Writer / Associate Scientific Director - MedComm Agency
Want to work virtually for a growing boutique Medical Communications agency? Are you passionate about science, medicine, and education? Are you energized by collaborative work? Are you a Senior Medical Writer with at least 2 years’ experience within an agency setting? Will consider candidates with more experience. If so, apply now for full-time job opening for Remote Sr. Medical Writer/Associate Scientific Director. Writing test is part of the application process.           
Candidate will develop scientific/medical content (promotional and non-promotional) over a broad range of therapeutic areas (neuro, psych, infectious disease, dermatology, ophthalmology, cardio, immunology, oncology) including: promotional slide kits, advisory board materials, educational materials, MSL training decks, literature search reports, etc. Client does not do publishing nor regulatory writing.
Client values candidates with unrelenting attention to detail. Agency is non-hierarchical by design and values open dialogue. No drama. Is committed to continuing education & training. Excellent benefits. Compensation and title will reflect level of experience.
Ideal candidate is based in the U.S. with valid working papers. Willing to travel when needed.

Learn more here
Marketing/PR/Recruiting INTERN - Virtual
Our internship program is unique in that we share knowledge: we teach and learn from each other.

Flexible hours; can receive college credit.

Work side-by-side with President and other interns in an energetic virtual environment.

A definite career builder for a student or new grad interested in marketing, communications, human resources, or recruiting.  

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Candidate Consulting Services - Virtual
New Consultation Program! How to Improve Your Job Search Through Content & Relationship Building on LinkedIn
$25 RESILIENCY DISCOUNT OFFERED!
In this new workshop, learn new ways to leverage your influence on LinkedIn. Through a Journey of Discovery, Lynn learned new tips and tricks to empower her candidates to create content, use visuals, and engaging conversations to position themselves as the "candidates of choice." In this fee based consultation, you will gain an understanding of how relationships matter, especially in a job search. You can apply these lessons immediately. It's also a lot of fun!

Price: $125 for 1 hour

Contact Lynn to sign up for a session.
Resume Review & Empowered Job Seeker Services
$25 RESILIENCY DISCOUNT OFFERED!
It’s a new year, so it’s time for a new resume. Check out our resources and get prepared for 2021. Contact us to get started.

- The Resume Review 
In this session, Lynn Hazan will help you to break through the clutter of similar, boring resumes. You will receive practical suggestions and tips on how to revamp your resume. Complimentary follow-up phone session to assess revised resume is included. Time permitting, LinkedIn profiles will also be evaluated. 
Price: $125 One hour - with discount. Includes complimentary Resource Kit, for a total $200 value.
 
- Empowered Job Seeker
"Empowered Job Seeker™" is a program that helps candidates undergo effective job searches in the ever-changing marketplace. In this 3-hour (1.5 hours each session), one-on-one or group consultation, participants learn proven techniques to more successfully market themselves as the candidates of choice. 
Learn How To:
  • Find jobs in the hidden job market
  • Improve your networking, social media, and LinkedIn skills
  • Refine your interviewing and negotiating expertise
  • Position yourself in the marketplace for advancement and promotion
  • Seek out niches where you can add value
  • Strengthen your resume and LinkedIn profile
  • Work effectively with a recruiter
Price: $225 total (2 sessions, each 1.5 hours) with discount. $300 value in total.

Participant Testimonial:

"Lynn's personal branding workshop was great. I really enjoyed it and learned several new ways of distilling my experience. I was able to put some of it into practice the next day during a phone interview - I had a case story at the ready. I also enjoyed "Calling Cards" and have shared the exercise with two friends. I always find Lynn's input and advice to be so helpful."

Featured Article
"5 Steps To Tackle Thorny Issues At Work (And Make An Impact)"
Every organization has challenges. Challenges that arise cross-company can be particularly thorny. Cross-company challenges require you to work with people from numerous departments.

When you suspect that an issue you have come across or foresee is bigger than your function or team to resolve, take advantage of the opportunity to demonstrate your leadership. Here are five steps that can help you solve and lead on thorny issues that have cross-functional impact at work:

Click here to keep reading...
 Upcoming Events
1. CHAIR YOGA CLASS 30-minute session - hosted by Karen Egoff of MySoulbalance.com - Every Thursday
Sitting at your desk all day? Feeling like your body is holding onto stress? Do you desire a moment of peace in the middle of your workday? We have just the thing for you!

Like most types of Yoga, Chair Yoga improves flexibility, concentration, and strength while boosting your mood, easing joint pain, and reducing stress.

$7.50 per class, or 4 classes for $28.00 USD.

Mail an e-transfer to karen.soulbalance@gmail.com
The next step is to email to state your name and state you are residing in to sign up.


Date: Next class 04/01 Thursday at 3:30 PM CST
2. MARCH 30th - FREE event presented by Ragan: "Modern Intranet: Unifying the Workforce with a Virtual Headquarters"
Join Rachel Goff, internal communications manager at States Title, for this 60-minute webinar where she'll share how her team launched a new intranet to unify the company and separate brands following a merger. You'll discover how her team worked with Simpplr to create a centralized, modern employee platform that streamlined communications among State Titles' growing distributed workforce—and gave them a space to gather around a virtual watercooler.

She'll be joined by Hani Khan, content marketing manager at Simpplr, for a discussion on how States Title worked across multiple departments (People, IT, and Legal) to launch its intranet to develop one company culture and virtual headquarters.
During this session, you will learn the following:

• Developed a content strategy to streamline vital communication
• Broke down silos to align multiple organizations on a unified platform
• Deployed an intranet in just five weeks

Date: Thursday, March 30th
Time: 1:00 pm EST (12:00 pm CST)
Access: here
3. APRIL 8th - "How to Navigate Networking Virtually" presented by CHIentist - FREE
CHIentist, in collaboration with UCI-GPS, is excited to bring you free, virtual networking events. Our Career Series will be held on the second Thursday of every month, and we will be kicking off these sessions with "How to Navigate Networking Virtually."

Join us on Thursday, April 8th, to learn tips and tricks for networking in a virtual world and hear from our panel on best practices based on their experiences. The event will be followed by BYOB networking “speed date” sessions.

Featured Speakers:

Lynn Hazan, Lynn Hazan & Associates - Career Consultant and STEM Recruiter

Elysse Longiotti, Northwestern University - Assistant Director of Student Career Advising

Alex Thomas, Rush University - Grant Educator

Nancy Tyrrell, Chicago Biomedical Consortium - Associate Director Translational Activities

Date: Thursday, April 8th
Time: 7:00 pm CDT
Access: here
4. APRIL 9th - "How to Revive Your Job Search" - FREE
If you feel you’ve lost momentum in your job search, it’s time to make changes. The obvious question is “what changes should I make?” That question will be answered during this session as well as the following topics:

• Job Search Evaluation
• Changes you need to make starting today
• Additional tips to revive your job search efforts
• Top daily priorities

Date: Friday, April 9th
Time: 11:00 am CDT (12:00 pm EST)
Access: here
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312-369-9802