The Committee on Economic and Professional Affairs (CEPA) identifies and monitors the needs of the chemical workforce and develops, coordinates, and oversees the implementation of programs and activities to enhance the economic and professional status of chemical professionals.A question that our e-mail conversations has brought up is this: how can ACS career development programs become better known? Do readers here have experiences with any of the programs (resume review, career counseling, leadership development courses or short courses) they'd like to share? If your experience was positive, did you tell your friends or colleagues?
A broader question that I'll bring up: what would you like to see in the ACS's career programs? Ideally, what would they look like?