R & D Partners Axis

Learn more about careers, hiring and the staffing industry here.

The Most Pro-Science Presidents In American History

In honor of Presidents Day this Monday, February 19th here are 5 of the most science friendly presidents in U.S. history.   1. Thomas Jefferson- • Spoke five languages and had a keen interest in science (especially archaeology), engineering. • Jefferson invented a clock that was powered by the Earth’s gravitational pull on cannonballs. •… Read more »

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF WOMEN and girls in Science

International Women in Science Day was created in 2015 by the Royal Academy of Science International Trust and The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs to recognize the fundamental roles women play in science. “Science and gender equality are both vital for the achievement of the internationally agreed development goals, including the 2030 Agenda… Read more »

10 THINGS TO DO AFTER WORK THAT WILL MAKE YOU HAPPIER! (1)

For a long time I was one of those people who would come home from work and immediately turn on the TV. I decided to try an experiment and instead of watching so much TV I stated doing a mix of these 10 things to be happier and more productive after work! 10 ThingsTo DO… Read more »

Getting started on an email is not always easy.  Balancing including general niceties and important content can be challenging.  You want to be polite and friendly while not distracting from important content.  Below are a few ways to be relevant and direct.   FOLLOWING UP ON SOMETHING? As we discussed on our call… I’m checking… Read more »

3 QUESTIONS TO ANSWER IN YOUR COVER LETTER

Your cover letter should convey why you are the perfect candidate for the position. HERE ARE 3 QUESTIONS YOUR COVER LETTER SHOULD EASILY ANSWER: WHO ARE YOU? Start your cover letter with your success. What is amazing about you? What have you done recently that this company needs? WHY ARE YOU THE BEST FIT FOR… Read more »

_Aroma Chemistry_Why Does Bacon Smell So Good

Nothing gets a person’s mouthwatering more that the smell of bacon cooking.  Have you ever wondered what it is about bacon that sends everyone taste buds into a frenzy? There is actually a science behind the aroma of frying bacon. When you fry bacon it undergoes something called the Maillard Reaction, which is what causes… Read more »

This January marks R&D Partner’s 10 year Anniversary in placing Scientific, Clinical Research & Engineering professionals in the US Life Science Industry. We would like to thank all the clients, employees and candidates that we have worked with along the way. Thank you!  

5 STEPS TO CREATING A CAREER PLAN_

Creating an effective personal career plan is a vital to developing a career you deserve and love.  Go through the below four steps and carefully answer the questions to identify your goals and note the actions you need to take to get you there.  By building and effective personal career path, you can effectively guide… Read more »

Opening up to your colleagues always feels like the right thing you do but at what point do you feel like you’ve crossed a line? Sharing aspects of yourself in the right way can do wonders for your career and office life. At the same time oversharing and revealing the wrong things can have a… Read more »

DO YOU KNOW THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ICE AND SNOW_

Just because Ice and Snow are both solid forms of water, doesn’t make them the same. Here is the difference between them: WHAT IS SNOW? Snow is the word for precipitation that falls as frozen water. A snowflake is made up of many tiny ice crystals stuck together, like raindrops, snowflakes begin as water vapour… Read more »