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[1 Nov 2020 | Comments Off on Biopharmaceutical Section Cracks Code on Cross-Sector Collaborations | ]

Richard C. Zink, vice president of biostatistics at Lexitas Pharma Services, recently took the ASA Statistical Partnerships Among Academe, Industry, and Government (SPAIG) Committee behind the scenes to see how the Biopharmaceutical Section cracked the code on productive cross-sector collaborations.

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[1 Sep 2019 | Comments Off on Build Your Successful Consulting Practice: Advice from a Blog Series | ]

Anthony Carra shares the lessons he has learned over time from running his own consulting business.

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[1 Sep 2019 | Comments Off on Negotiating Fair Compensation | ]
Negotiating Fair Compensation

Statistical consultant Steve Simon offers tips for getting the compensation you deserve.

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[1 Nov 2016 | Comments Off on 2015 Salary Survey of Business, Industry, and Government Statisticians | ]
2015 Salary Survey of Business, Industry, and Government Statisticians

The ASA conducted a salary survey of the association’s nonacademic members in the United States employed by business, industry, or government.

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[1 Jan 2016 | Comments Off on A Recipe for Successful Collaborations | ]
A Recipe for Successful Collaborations

During JSM 2015, the ASA’s SPAIG committee highlighted cutting-edge collaborative projects through successful partnerships between academia, industry, and/or government organizations. In the statistical field and related professions, sharing of ideas from different organizations frequently leads to exchange visits, support for graduate students, consulting jobs, grant award for faculty, and continuing education opportunities for statisticians outside of academe.

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[1 Jul 2015 | One Comment | ]
Applied JSM

There are many applied sessions taking place at this year’s JSM in Seattle. Here, Chuck Kincaid sorts through some of the best opportunities and lists them for you.

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[1 Nov 2013 | Comments Off on Salary Survey of Business, Industry, and Government Statisticians | ]
Salary Survey of Business, Industry, and Government Statisticians

Here are the results of the survey of the association’s nonacademic members in the United States who are employed by business, industry, or government.

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[1 Sep 2012 | Comments Off on Statistics in Business and Industry: The Path Forward | ]

Gerry Hahn and Necip Doganaksoy look back on the role statistics has played in business and industry.

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[1 Nov 2011 | Comments Off on Data Synchronization: Leveraging Existing Business Data to Better Measure the Economy | ]
Data Synchronization: Leveraging Existing Business Data to Better Measure the Economy

This month’s guest columnist, Adrienne Pilot of the Council of Economic Advisers, describes a major development for the federal statistical agencies. A carefully crafted proposal to Congress would allow the economic statistical agencies to better synchronize their business data, thereby allowing these agencies to improve their economic statistical data while still protecting confidentiality.

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[1 Oct 2011 | 4 Comments | ]
Salary Survey of Business, Industry, and Government Statisticians

This year, the Biostatistics Consulting and Survey Center in the department of biostatistics at the Georgia Health Sciences University was contracted by the American Statistical Association to design and implement a survey of the association’s nonacademic members in the United States employed by business, industry, or government.