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Surviving Lab Life After Having Kids

  Having kids changes your life.  I should know, I have 5 little F1’s running around. Your life is thrown into chaos the minute you hear that first cry.  And it isn’t only your personal life...
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4 Ways You Can Improve Your Research Reproducibility

Labguru webinar January 2015 wistiaEmbed = Wistia.embed("e7anlr8qbu"); You will learn: 4 highly effective ways to improve your lab's research reproducibility by using Labguru,...
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Common New Year’s Resolutions for Scientists (and how to keep them) 

A new year means new resolutions and a chance to improve ourselves. All to often however these changes last only a few weeks before we slip back into old ways. Why not make 2015 different and make a change that...
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20 Ways to Increase your Productivity

No matter how efficient you are, it's always possible to improve your productivity and improving your productivity means that you get more of the rewards you are trying to obtain: results, publications... or...
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Making The Most Out Of Your Commute To The Lab

Power nap anyone? Depending on how long your commute is, and what type of transport you use, you could make your commute useful. If you are taking public transport, you can use that time to answer those emails...
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Spring Cleaning in the Lab – How not to Have Skeletons in your Lab Closet

Most of us hate cleaning and are often hard pressed to find time to clean our homes, never mind our laboratory space. However, an annual spring clean and maintenance of a regular cleaning rota/regime will...
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Labfolder: Your labbook goes digital

Do you ever find yourself desperately flicking through your lab book or note pile searching for the details of an experiment you did several months ago? Or trying to find that perfect blot, which took you weeks...
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How to Stay Organized in the Lab

Over the years, I have noticed that laboratory environments are just as fragile and sensitive as the experiments performed within. If permitted, the lab can deteriorate into a chaotic mess within only a few...
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10 Tips For Organizing Your Lab Book

Writing your lab book is easy to put off as it never seems quite as important as splitting your cells or running that gel. I’m sure, like me, you’ve said to yourself it’s fine if I leave it for a day...
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6 Tips for Boosting Your Lab’s Productivity

Links to Resources mentioned in this webinar   HHMI PIs Handbook McKinsey's Report 6 Tips for Boosting Your Lab's Productivity Despite dwindling funding, scientists must find a way to maintain...
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