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Seven fatal interviewing mistakes

February 13, 2015 by MassDevice

If you are a candidate, you know that winning an in-person interview is difficult. Each interview is a precious opportunity.

Seven fatal interviewing mistakes

By Mike Travis

Sadly, many candidates make simple missteps that quickly terminate their candidacies. Here are the most common mistakes I've seen in 20 years of executive recruiting:

LifeScience Alley's new chairman is CVRx CTO Kieval

February 11, 2015 by Scott Wooldridge

LifeScience Alley names CVRx chief technology officer Robert Kieval to be its new chairman.

CVRx CTO Kieval is LifeScience Alley's new chairman

LifeScience Alley, the Minneapolis-based trade association of medical device and life science companies, has chosen a new board chair and made other changes to its board of directors.

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Medtech military veterans program MVPVets marks 1 year

February 11, 2015 by Brad Perriello

The MVPVets program to help military veterans find a place in the medical device industry celebrates 1 year, saying it's on track to enroll 5,000 vets by 2018.

Medtech military veterans program marks 1 year

The MVPVets program to help U.S. military veterans find a place in the medical device industry is celebrating its 1st and is on track to enroll 5,000 vets by 2018, the group said today.

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The employment market is strong, and getting stronger

February 6, 2015 by MassDevice

Last year was the best year for employment growth since 1999. That's great for employees, but what does it mean for employers?

The employment market is strong, and getting stronger

By Mike Travis

UPDATE: FDA confirms Hamburg to step down

February 5, 2015 by MassDevice

FDA commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg plans to step down from her post at the federal safety watchdog, the agency confirmed today.

Report: FDA commissioner Hamburg to step down

(Reuters) — Dr. Margaret Hamburg, who as commissioner of the FDA for almost 6 years has overseen public health initiatives ranging from tobacco control and food safety to personalized medicine and drug approvals, is stepping down, the agency said today.

With Q1 healthcare profits down 13%, Siemens shakes up management

January 27, 2015 by Brad Perriello

With fiscal 1st-quarter profits down nearly 13% at Siemens Healthcare, the German conglomerate shakes things up with a new management team.

With Q1 healthcare profits down 13%, Siemens shakes up management

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FDA names cardiologist Califf to senior leadership position

January 26, 2015 by MassDevice

The FDA names cardiologist and researcher Dr. Robert Califf of Duke University to be deputy commissioner for medical products & tobacco.

FDA names cardiologist to senior leadership position

(Reuters) — The FDA today named Dr. Robert Califf, a cardiologist and researcher, to oversee its drug, medical device and tobacco policy, in what experts said is a coup for the FDA.

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