Lab Manager | Run Your Lab Like a Business
A young, Black female lab manager sits at her desk going through her lab's budget on a large computer monitor. She is wearing a yellow sweater and glasses.

7-Part Series

Published Jan 13, 2023

Run Your Lab Like a Business

Managing a laboratory requires complex decision-making, and extensive business and operations knowledge. Lab managers need to develop a unique skill set and work with departments outside the lab to lead the organization to success. This seven-part series outlines strategies to effectively manage the different aspects of running a lab, such as inventory and asset management, advocating for investments, proper budgeting, and employee engagement. 

Run Your Lab Like a Business

Run Your Lab Like a Business

Managing a laboratory requires complex decision-making, and extensive business and operations knowledge. Lab managers need to develop a unique skill set and work with departments outside the lab to lead the organization to success. This seven-part series outlines strategies to effectively manage the different aspects of running a lab, such as inventory and asset management, advocating for investments, proper budgeting, and employee engagement. 

Managing a laboratory requires complex decision-making, and extensive business and operations knowledge. Lab managers need to develop a unique skill set and work with departments outside the lab to lead the organization to success. This seven-part series outlines strategies to effectively manage the different aspects of running a lab, such as inventory and asset management, advocating for investments, proper budgeting, and employee engagement.