Getting Hired and Getting Noticed in a Virtual World: Tips and Tools for Interviewing, Onboarding and Moving Up the Ranks in a Virtual Environment

July 28, 2021 1:30pm

Alane Barnes
Chief Legal Officer
BioCryst Pharmaceuticals

Diane E. Lifton
Senior Vice President, Legal
Sumitovant Biopharma

Gael Tisack

Gael Tisack
Deputy General Counsel, IP
Olympus Corporation


Eve Costopoulos
Of Counsel
Loeb & Loeb LLP

Since the beginning of 2020, many women in the life sciences legal industry have moved into different roles, different companies or different law firms – and many are in the process of seeking out a move as we speak.  While this endeavor can in and of itself be challenging, many women are facing the added new challenge of engaging in this process from behind their computer screens.  This panel will discuss and share insights on:

  • How to master virtual interviews
  • How to be proactive about engaging in the onboarding process from home
  • How to hit the ground running after landing the job
    • Who should you reach out to? What should your priorities be? How can you best facilitate connections?
  • Who should you reach out to?  What should your priorities be?  How can you best facilitate connections?
  • How to network at a company where all of your interviews have been remote?
  • How to get noticed and move up the ranks in this type of environment?