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NIH Office of Scientific Workforce Diversity leads NIH’s effort to diversify the national scientific workforce and expand recruitment and retention
NIH Working Group on Women in Biomedical Careers is a trans-NIH effort to consider barriers for women in science and to develop innovative strategies to promote entry, recruitment, retention, and sustained advancement of women in biomedical and research careers.
The NIH SACNAS (Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native American in Science) mission is to foster the success of Hispanic/Chicano and Native American scientists - from college students to professionals - to attain advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in science.
Featured Women Scientists
How to Say It For Women: Communicating with Confidence and Power Using the Language of Success by Phyllis Mindell
Women Don't Ask by Linda Babcock and Sara Laschever
Brag!: The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn without Blowing It by Peggy Klaus
Institutions Don't Love You Back - And other maxims for navigating organizations by Joe Simone
Creating Women's Networks: A how to guide for women and companies
Advice for a Young Investigator by Santiago Ramon y Cajal
First, Break All the Rules: What the World's Greatest Managers Do Differently by Marcus Buckingham and Curt Coffman
Now Discover Your Strengths by Marcus Buckingham and Donald O. Clifton
Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler, Stephen R. Covey
Managing Scientists: Leadership Strategies in Scientific Research by Alice Sapienza
The Manager's Coaching Handbook-A practical guide to improving employee performance by David Cottrell and Mark Layton
Fish-A remarkable way to boost morale and improve results by Stephen Lundin, Harry Paul, and John Christensen
Bringing Out the Best in People-How to apply the astonishing power of positive reinforcement by Aubrey Daniels
The Mentor's Guide: Facilitating Effective Learning Relationships by Lois Zachary
Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity by David Allen
Who Moved My Cheese? An amazing way to deal with change in your work and in your life by Spencer Johnson