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Balbes Consultants LLC

Scientific Communication Services Since 1992


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Technical Writing/Editing

Typical projects include:

  • Grant Proposals
  • Peer-reviewed Journal Articles
  • Reports, NDA, ANDAs...
  • Documentation for the pharmaecuticals and medical device industries, including CSRs
  • Substantive editing of documents for non-native English speaking scientists

I have worked for more than 50 client companies, and have successfully completed hundreds of projects. For more details, view a resume, professional activities, comments from previous clients, or find me on LinkedIn.

Career Development for Scientists

As the author of "Nontraditional Careers for Chemists: New Formulas for Chemistry Careers" (Oxford University Press), as well as a career consultant and international workshop presenter for almost 25 years, I have vast experience with career development for scientists, and especially nontraditional career paths. I offer custom workshops on topics including:
  • Nontraditional Careers for Chemists/Scientists (undergradute through retirement)
  • Use of New Technologies to Enhance Your Career (LinkedIn, social media...)
  • Career Development for Scientists
    • Industrial Careers, Resumes
    • Academic Careers and CVs
    • Career Paths in the Federal Government
    • Interviewing
    • Networking

Many resources useful for career development for scientists are available online.

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