Data and decisions

Data and decisions

The ability to make the right decisions is a key feature in work and in life in general. Laboratory managers (like any manager) have to make various decisions every day. However, decision-making sometimes seems to be decided by intuition or personal opinion about a...
Could a new genetic vector defeat sickle cell anemia?

Could a new genetic vector defeat sickle cell anemia?

Sickle Cell Anemia is a genetic and hereditary disease of the blood. People with this disease have an irregular shape of red blood cells. The National Instutes of Health (NIH) has improved the development of a viral vector to be used for gene therapy for Sickle Cell...
3 leadership skills in times of change

3 leadership skills in times of change

Business organizations necessarily face moments of change, good leadership manages to lead the organization towards the period of change. The three characteristics required in periods of uncertainty are: -Flexibility -Adaptability -Learnability These three skills must...
A small focus on trust

A small focus on trust

Trust is a fundamental feeling in life as in work, and must be earned. Sometimes in work (as in life) it is better not to trust, trust is not always repaid. But we must also be careful, the distrust of others (especially by the leaders towards the employees) can...
Advice to fight Occupational Burnout

Advice to fight Occupational Burnout

It is sad to say, but the occupational burnout has been included in the list of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD). The symptoms of this syndrome can be summarized in three dimensions: lack of energy, mental distance from work tasks and consequent...