Dave Jensen is the founder and managing director of CareerTrax, Inc., an executive search firm working in the life sciences. Previously, Jensen was the founder and CEO of Search Masters International, a top biotechnology executive search practice founded in 1985 that is now a unit of Kelly Services. For 15 years, Jensen has written a monthly column "Managing Your Career," which runs in Contract Pharma. He has published over 275 papers on management and personal development topics in journals such as BioPharm, Genetic Engineering News, and Life Sciences Magazine and delivered seminars and workshops at industry meetings and academic institutions internationally. Jensen also writes the popular "Tooling Up" column of monthly career tips and techniques for Science Careers and is the founder and moderator of the Science Careers Discussion Forum.