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[1 Feb 2021 | Comments Off on Skills and Strategies for Successful Negotiation | ]
Skills and Strategies for Successful Negotiation

Negotiation is crucial for accepting a job, but panelists at a WSDS 2020 session stressed that negotiation is not a one-off event—it occurs regularly within an organization and external parties.

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[1 Apr 2020 | Comments Off on Reaching Your Networking Peak: A Guided Networking Session at JSM | ]

The JSM 2019 guided networking session, “Reaching Your Networking Peak,” was led by pro-networker Sally Morton, an ASA former president, and hosted by the ASA Committee on Career Development.

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[1 May 2018 | Comments Off on Early-Career Statistician Offers Language, Tools for Establishing Influence | ]

Jessica Lavery shares the tools she picked up during her first few years as a statistician that have proven useful in gaining respect and being taken seriously by senior collaborators.

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[1 May 2018 | Comments Off on Who Is the American Statistician? Or, Is It Data Scientist? | ]

Michael Latta discusses how data scientists and statisticians can coexist, work to advance methods of understanding data, and perhaps practice science together.

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[1 Jun 2016 | Comments Off on Be a Better Statistician with Professional Development at JSM | ]

Learn about the Professional Development Program at JSM 2016, which boasts 30 continuing education courses, 12 computer technology workshops, and four personal skills development offerings.

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[1 Mar 2016 | One Comment | ]

With such a vast array of similar programs available, many students feel uneasy when thinking about which programs they would be asked to use in a professional setting.