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Dr. Isaiah Hankel received his doctorate in Anatomy & Cell Biology with a focus in immunology and is an expert on biotechnology recruitment and career development. His work in biotech recruitment has been featured in the Harvard Business Review, Nature, Forbes, The Guardian, Fast Company, Entrepreneur Magazine and Success Magazine.

His online courses and training programs have been purchased and used by hundreds of thousands of biotech professionals in over 150 countries. Over three million job candidates read Dr. Hankel’s articles and listen to his podcasts every year.

Dr. Hankel’s books have been translated into multiple languages and have hit #1 on bestseller’s lists world-wide, and #1 in multiple Amazon categories. Black Hole Focus debuted as #1 in business non-fiction in the UK, and the Science of Intelligent Achievement was chosen as the top Blinkist pick of the month. Dr. Hankel has delivered corporate presentations to over 100,000 people, including over 1,000 workshops and keynotes in over 50 countries worldwide.

Isaiah grew up working on a sheep farm in the Pacific Northwest of the US before going on to get his doctorate. He went on to become the founder and CEO of Cheeky Scientist, living in Germany, the UK, and Australia before returning to the Pacific Northwest with his wife and two daughters.

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