Principal Investigators Association

Career Scientists
Webinar Collection



As you reach various milestones in your career you are faced with numerous
challenges. From putting together an A+ research team, to giving stellar oral
presentations, to implementing time management tactics that can significantly
impact the success of your research project—this Webinar collection offers
everything you need to overcome current roadblocks and delays, while preparing
you for the most complex scenarios you will face during the course of your academic
research career.

With over 7 hours of targeted instruction for career scientists, this one-of-a-kind
collection is a must!

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benefit from this Collection!

The 6 Webinars in your collection include…


Time Management for Researchers: Getting Your Time
Organized and Keeping It That Way!

2-Hr. On-Demand Webinar available in CD, MP4 or PDF Transcript.

We all have only 24 hours in a day and must make the most of each minute. Managing
multiple priorities in the time available while keeping our balance regarding personal goals and
commitments is a challenge every busy researcher faces. S
ometimes those who have a significant
research contribution in the lab also have competing priorit
ies and commitments.

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Award-Winning Communications for Scientists: Oral Presentations
That Work!

60-Minute On-Demand Webinar available in CD, MP4 or PDF Transcript.

Large, national, or multi-national audiences do not need to intimidate a presenter. Sometimes, fear is good and can be a healthy motivator. “The key lies in preparation” many say, but what does it really mean to “prepare”? And, what are important principles and action steps that will allow you to become more confident?

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Balancing Multiple Priorities in the Lab: Maximizing Your Research, Teaching and People Skills
60-Minute On-Demand Webinar available in CD, MP4 or PDF Transcript.

As the leader of your team you are expected to handle an infinite task list wherein everything (and everyone) demands to be a priority. With reduced budgets and less free time, a day in a life of a researcher can seem like a nightmare. From teaching, to leading your research, to dealing with staff issues, it is no wonder your clear-thinking and your project’s progress are often jeopardized.

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How to Build a Solid Research Project in the Modern Lab Environment
60-Minute On-Demand Webinar available in CD, MP4 or PDF Transcript.
Bonus FREE recording of the same in your preferred format: CD, MP4 or PDF Transcript.
It is not necessary to attend the live event to get your free format.

This comprehensive, project-based Webinar will help you develop solid techniques for organizing work and workers in the modern laboratory while keeping time and objectives in perspective.

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Inspirational Bench Leadership: Developing an “All-Star” Lab Team
60-Minute On-Demand Webinar available in CD, MP4 or PDF Transcript.

Leadership in the laboratory is essential for smooth-running operations and healthy relationships. However, many lab managers are often faced with the daily challenge of providing results while being conscious of the need to develop “rising stars” in the lab. It has been proven that investing time early in the career of researchers will pay dividends later, for the project, the individual, and the PI. So what can lab managers do to foster individual growth and effectiveness while maintaining a high level of efficiency in the lab?

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How to Give an Award-Winning Data Rich Presentation
60-Minute On-Demand Webinar Available in CD, MP4 and PDF Transcript.

The success of your live presentation doesn’t just depend on your public speaking style, but also on how engaging the content being presented is. For scientists, data rich presentations pose a unique challenge because they are often perceived as dull and uninspiring with most of the content focusing strictly on results. The truth is that motivating and engaging a broad audience is difficult to accomplish with just data.

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Meet Your Presenter:

Rick Parmely. After teaching undergraduate chemistry at West Point and Juniata College, Rick joined Restek in 1997 and currently directs their technical education program. He teaches chemistry and separation science theory through the Restek Learning Network (RLN), and coaches other RLN instructors in public speaking. He taught Public Speaking to doctoral and post-doctoral students at Yale, Columbia, and Rockefeller Universities, as part of a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Program. Recently, Rick presented a full-day, communications workshop at The Pittsburgh Conference. With 25-plus years of teaching experience, Rick has taught science and communications courses to widely diverse audiences, including NATO officials, technicians at the U.N. Pesticides Laboratory in Austria, and scientists at the University of Nairobi.

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For your On-Demand Webinars: CDs are mailed within 48 hours via US Mail, MP4 and PDF Transcripts are emailed from [email protected] within 48 hours.

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These Webinar presentations are brought to you as a training tool by the Principal Investigators Association, which is an independent organization. The presentation, tools presented and their contents are not connected with the National Institutes of Health (NIH), nor are they endorsed by this agency. All views expressed are those personally held by the presenter and are not official government policies or opinions.