Free Agency

December 5, 2011

It’s a common refrain heard within nearly every business circle today, but only because it’s true: The world of w...

Hiring the Best

November 3, 2011

“If we don't get the people thing right, we lose; it is the most important thing in all of business,” said Jack W...

Stay Interviews

October 7, 2011

For decades, labs have struggled to find clear solutions to better engage and retain their best employees. At some point, doe...

Visualizing A Career Path

October 4, 2011

Lab managers are responsible for recruitment and development of chemists and other lab professionals. They often have to expl...
The Psychobarbarian Manager

The Psychobarbarian Manager

October 4, 2011

There are managers who have learned to use psychological techniques to confuse, contort, and control members of their staff. ...
Top 10 Management Skills You Need

Top 10 Management Skills You Need

October 4, 2011

To progress in their careers, lab managers, particularly those in their first management assignment, need to develop new skil...

Beyond Pay and Promotions

September 6, 2011

Professional development goals that add value to your employees’ career ambitions AND your organization.

What Motivates Your Employees?

September 6, 2011

It is ever more difficult to argue that motivating knowledge workers is not the Holy Grail for 21st century lab managers. &ld...