New to the Clinical Research Industry?

We offer resources, tools, and support to guide you as you transition to your new role, help you feel more comfortable in your job, enable you to easily take on your job responsibilities, and set you up for a lasting career in Clinical Research.

Introduction to Clinical Research


Launch your Clinical Research career journey with this trusted guidebook written by leading industry experts. Aspiring research professionals are using this valuable resource to blaze a successful Clinical Research career path.

Resource Library

Don’t start from scratch – and don’t risk skipping important steps!
The ClinEssentials Resource Library contains free checklists, ebooks, how-to videos, and other tools to make your job easier.

Resource Articles

The ClinEssentials Blog is a valuable resource of informational articles written by Clinical Research industry experts.

6 tips for setting up your. home office

6 Tips for Setting Up Your Home Office as a Clinical Research Professional

what are the differences between a crc and cra

What is the Difference Between a CRC and a CRA?

the top organization tips

Top Organization Tips for Clinical Research Professionals: Organize Your Day and Your “Outlook”

Career Services

Do you need career advice, professional development, resume review services, or interview tips?

“Tiffany is so great and really helped me in more ways than one. She took the time to answer my questions and clearly helped me understand the role I was applying for better and how it matched my current role in research. She is very knowledgeable, I would highly recommend!”

Rhemecka G.


When you schedule a confidential consultation, you can rest assured that you will walk away feeling more confident, equipped, and ready to tackle your next steps.

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Rave Reviews!

Don’t take our word for it! Read what others have said about the time-savings of our products and services!

“I have been looking for a job in the Clinical Research industry for 7 months. After speaking with ClinEssentials, I revised my resume and secured an interview within 2 weeks.”

Timothy R.


“Preprinted sticky notes are such a simple yet brilliant idea to eliminate the wasted effort of writing frequently used phrases. The color-coded bars across the top of each pad make reaching for the desired notepad an intuitive exercise that saves monitors time and needless writing.”

David H.


“The CRA Audit Notes have increased my daily work efficiency by 20-30%!”

Josie B.


I’m thankful for Tiffany’s quick responses that gave me hope throughout my job search journey. After many years of looking, I am now a Lab Project Manager! Thank you for your support!”

Rhemecka G.


Video Library

Check out our ever-growing video library on our YouTube channel. The educational videos below are just a sampling of the various Clinical Research topics we cover.

Tips for Having a Career in Clinical Research

Types of Clinical Research Interviews

3 Tips on How to Prioritize Your Day as a Clinical Research Professional

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Time-Saving Products & Tools

The ClinEssentials Shop features time-saving tools to streamline the monitoring process, resulting in more effective and organized communication between study teams.

CRA Audit Notes

CRA Audit Notes

ClinEssentials’ flagship product, replace counterproductive yellow sticky notes and increase efficiency in monitoring by up to 30%. Available in both 3×3 and 1.5×3 sizes!

Action item pads

The Action Item Pad

is available in paper and digital formats and enables research professionals to summarize and clearly communicate monitoring visit findings to site staff.

The CRA Starter Bundle

is perfect for new CRAs and industry professionals alike! It includes the 6 most popular CRA Audit Notes, an Action Item Pad, and a Visit To Do List to help you plan your visit, focus on priorities, and outline your next steps.