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So, You Think You Want To Be an MSL?

The Medical Science Liaison (MSL) role is a highly attractive, widely sought job, particularly by PharmDs, MDs and PhDs looking to break out of the confines of clinical, retail, or academic work.
While it boasts attractive pay, growth opportunities, and meaningful work, the MSL role is also highly competitive and can be challenging for candidates to break into, especially without industry experience.

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Rebuilding the Pipeline for Pharmaceutical & Biotech Sales Talent

The 1990s to early 2000s were a different era for pharmaceutical sales. The waves of blockbuster therapies, many of which were promoted in the primary care setting, meant sales teams were large and active enough that one could not only get hired with zero pharma experience but could also get into the field and learn on the job next to more experienced teammates.

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Going Red and Making an Impact

I’ve worked in different aspects of the healthcare field for over a decade now. Before starting on my current career path as a recruiter at Mix Talent, I was a pharmacist at large IDNs and post-acute clinics. And before that, I was a kid in rural North Carolina whose mom was an emergency room nurse.

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The Mix Tape: Ep. 10 — Advocating For Women’s Health

The season two finale of The Mix Tape finds our Practice Leader Mishka Symonette discussing this topic with LaReesa Ferdinand. Ferdinand is a board-certified OB/GYN, and the Owner/CEO of the Thrive Beyond Wellness Center. She helps women in all stages of menopause, perimenopause to post, improve their hormone balance so they can live more productive, powerful, and performance-driven lives.

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The Mix Tape: Ep. 9 — Laying The Groundwork For Your Career Path

Wherever your career in the life sciences takes you, start strong with advice from an expert! Mix Talent’s Glenna Halligan talks to Jeannie Lloyds in today’s episode. Lloyds is the Vice President of Commercial at Averitas Pharma. In her work she carries a strong passion for building and leading high performing commercial and market access teams that consistently work together to exceed results.

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10 Talent Trends for the Life Sciences in 2023

From DEIB and retention programs to legislative reform and workforce analytics, here are the top things that will shape life sciences talent in 2023.