Tag Archives: staff leadership

how to connect with researchers
Imagine it's December 20th. You’re looking forward to your family plans for the holiday season. Yet, your million-dollar grant's deadline is December 31st. Two research faculty still have not submitted their grant narratives or compliance data—due two weeks earlier—to you. So, it's time to light a little fire under those faculty. Or else, you'll end up working through some of your planned holiday time. Your previous reminder... Read More
emotional intelligence
In today's business environment, soft skills like self-awareness, communication, and empathy are increasingly valuable. It is said that emotional intelligence is more important than IQ. As personal assets go, emotional intelligence--or EQ--is just as marketable as education, experience, and drive. But is emotional intelligence something that can be acquired or is it simply inherent? And how can staff members use it to create a... Read More