Career Path: Making the Transition from Academia to a Business Entrepreneur

05.31.2012
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Description: Academic research is a rich environment for the discovery of new ideas, many of which can have commercial value. Many new startup companies have their origins from discoveries made in academic institutions.  In this webinar we will look at some of the entrepreneurial skills necessary to transform a discovery into a product, and relate those skills to your own past activities.  You may be surprised to discover the business skills you actually do possess, and will also gain an appreciation for additional skills you may want to develop if you want to pursue a career as an entrepreneur in the life sciences.