Career Strategies for Women – Cindy Simpson, Assn. for Women in Science

“Women don’t do a very good job of building strategic relationships…(Building relationships with) the people that can help you…is imperative.” Cindy Simpson on Green Connections Radio

Attending the ARPA-E Innovation Summit, we noticed the dearth of women in attendance, and, frustrated, sat down with someone who had some great answers and great advice for women who want to advance their careers.

Listen to Cindy Simpson, Chief Business Development Officer of the Assn. for Women in Science, and a long-time advocate for women, in this insightful conversation with host Joan Michelson.

You’ll hear – and may want to take notes about:

and more (with examples!)

“Keep your eyes open for opportunities…Don’t think you have to have 100% of the job description, you’ll learn the rest on the job…Don’t turn anything down.” Cindy Simpson on Green Connections Radio

Producer’s Note: This was recorded on location at the ARPA-E conference, so there is some background noise (not bad).

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