Managing Your Chemical Inventory

Managing Your Chemical Inventory

As with any other organization, successful management of your laboratory entails a significant deal of business str...
Growing Green

Growing Green

Laboratories can be one of the largest users of electricity and water at an institution. They are also among the la...
Lab Manager Academy: Customer-Centered Negotiations

Lab Manager Academy: Customer-Centered Negotiations

Negotiating skills can make the difference between disappointment and great joy in dealing with others to get ...
Women Do Not apply to

Women Do Not apply to "Male-Sounding" Job Postings

The way leaders are assessed is determined by stereotypes – and emotions
Academic Workplace Bias Against Parents Hurts Nonparents Too

Academic Workplace Bias Against Parents Hurts Nonparents Too

The study, “Consequences of Flexibility Stigma Among Academic Scientists and Engineers,” examined “flexibil...
Industry-Sponsored Academic Inventions Spur Increased Innovation

Industry-Sponsored Academic Inventions Spur Increased Innovation

Study of records from the University of California system reveals surprising findings
Attractive Men Fare Best in Gaining Venture Capital

Attractive Men Fare Best in Gaining Venture Capital

Women, less-attractive men lag in the effort to find financial backing for startups
Science Matters: Why Continuing Education Matters

Science Matters: Why Continuing Education Matters

Every year it seems the subject of continuing education can creep up on us all. We know we may need it—o...
The Dark Side of Fair Play

The Dark Side of Fair Play

New research from North­eastern Uni­ver­sity sug­gests another, darker origin behind the kindly act of fairne...
Listening to Whispers at the Water Cooler

Listening to Whispers at the Water Cooler

TAU researcher finds that "pay secrecy" discourages employees from improving their job performance.