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April 2018

IRB SoftwareQ
Administrators don't always like change from the traditional way to do research compliance and administration. They don't like taking risks and believe things are working just fine as is. Also, they’re accustomed to traditional research compliance methods and don't have much pressure to change. On the other hand, with the knowledge that their department could become much more efficient and productive, they might have a change of heart. Read More
research grant opportunities
Experienced grant writers understand that the market for research grants is competitive. This can often seem like your department is missing out on thousands of potential dollars perfectly suited to your research goals. However, the strength of an application is not the only factor in earning funding. In fact, we'll cover a few vital tips for increasing your research grant opportunities. As a result, you'll ensure that your department... 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
research compliance software
Getting a new research compliance software system can definitely pose challenges. But many tend to overlook the problems that can arise post-implementation, especially in the training phase. Despite the fact these systems are an essential part of a needed digital transformation for IRB, researchers, and IACUC committees, the training can be a sticking point for users. Many become frustrated early in the training... Read More