March 01, 2016

Stand Out in SciTech: Why Settle for Blending In?

It’s smart to always be on the lookout for ways to stand out and give yourself a competitive edge in your career. If an opportunity to stand out fell into your lap (or onto your laptop or smartphone) right now, would you snap it up and run with it, or would you let it get away? Well, today is your lucky day.

Take a minute now to seize a great opportunity to stand out. SciTech is on the lookout for the next generation of leaders, from law students to young lawyers to seasoned practitioners, in a wide range of committees ( scitechcommittees) focused on the hottest topics in science and technology law. One of those leaders could be you.

You could be a legislation reporter, an update or newsletter editor, a social media contributor, a law school liaison, or something else altogether. Check out the list of volunteer leadership opportunities in the chart below. You also could work on an ad hoc project that is a one-time commitment.

Complete a quick survey at to indicate your interest areas (positions and committees), provide your contact information, and describe your background (50 words or less, plus résumé).

Be a leader. Make a difference. Transform your career.

On your mark, get set, go . . . to as fast as you can. It’s your time to shine. Why settle for blending in, when you can stand out in SciTech? u