The Working Vacation

The Working Vacation

April 22, 2014

Sabbaticals are one of the perks of the academic life. They may seem daunting to implement, but the time away could prove inv...
Why Continuing Education Matters

Why Continuing Education Matters

March 10, 2014

Every year it seems the subject of continuing education can creep up on us all. We know we may need it—o...
Customized Training

Customized Training

March 4, 2014

The right employee training at the right time provides big payoffs

The PSM

October 7, 2010

A 2004 USA Today article said that the professional science masters (PSM) degree promised to be the hot degree no one seems t...

Training on a Budget

October 7, 2009

In tough economic times many companies slash their training budgets, thinking that training is expendable. This, according to...

Evaluating Training

September 3, 2009

With a research facility’s typical mix of research laboratories, instrument rooms, chemical storage, waste handling and...

Cross Training

June 11, 2009

When managers think of optimizing laboratory performance, they might think of buying a new instrument. But that would be over...