Attention Displaced Engineers: An Interview with Russ Read, Executive Director of the National Center for Biotech Workforce

Check out "maintenance evangelist" Joel Leonard's interview with Russ Read, executive director of the National Center for BIotechnology Workforce, about new opportunities in biopharma here. Part of Plant Services' Skills TV, it's geared to a non-pharma audience but contains some interesting nuggets. With all the bad news about the economic downturn and downsizings across all industries, it's clear that new opportunities are opening up for engineers, and for gold collar workers.  And "soft skills" are becoming increasingly important.

-AMS