A life science recruiter's blog on placing R&D professionals.

  • My Fordyce Letter Article

    This was a Holiday week so this week’s post is going to be short. Right before the break I was told an article I wrote for The Fordyce Letter, an old established newsletter for recruiters, would be going online. The article, Recruiting for Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Companies, is about why my firm, Clark Executive Search, decided […]

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  • Interesting News and a Recruiter’s Necessary Chores

    This blog is about a small niche recruiter’s experiences. As was mentioned in some original posts ( here and here ), there are many functions to running a company such as mine, Clark Executive Search, that do not involve recruiting or finding new clients. Often days are spent performing behind-the- scene chores and much of […]

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  • HR and Recruiter Relationships

    As any third party recruiter knows it is important to build strong relationships with individuals in the human resource (HR) departments of our clients. These relationships represent a partnership based on equal input by all parties in the recruitment process. Here at Clark Executive Search we take pride in working closely with HR and if […]

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  • Big Pharma: More Shifts to Asia and Downsizing

    I was away for a few weeks traveling and am just thinking about my next post. But in the meantime I thought I would pass on an  article about big pharma that  I noticed while away. Turns out a company, Novartis, that so far has not been laying off as much as some of the […]

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