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Career Success Factors Courses

The goal of these courses is to teach attendees specific career success factor skills, such as how to communicate more effectively and how to give effective presentations.

Current Courses

Effective Presentations for Statisticians
This course covers the basics of presentation skills for statisticians. Topics include: Slide Preparation, Crafting Your Argument, Proofreading, Timing, Practice, etc.

Interested in Engaging with a CSF Course Instructor at Your Local ASA Chapter or Other Organization?

Course availability is limited to the geographic proximity of instructors. Contact Rick Peterson to find out if courses are available in your area.

Upcoming Course Offerings:

Effective Presentations for Statisticians at the 2014 Joint Statistical Meetings.
Instructor(s): Jennifer Van Mullekom, Dupont; Bob Starbuck, Wyeth (retired)

Train the Trainer: How to Present a Short Course on Effective Presentations at the 2014 Joint Statistical Meetings.
Instructor(s): Jennifer Van Mullekom, Dupont; Bob Starbuck, Wyeth (retired)

Previous Courses:

Effective Presentations for Statisticians at the 2013 ASA Conference on Statistical Practice.
Instructor(s): Jeanine Buchanich, University of Pittsburgh; Bob Starbuck, Wyeth (retired)

Effective Presentations for Statisticians at the 2013 Joint Statistical Meetings.
Instructor(s): Jennifer Van Mullekom, Dupont; Bob Starbuck, Wyeth (retired)