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Don’t Make These Stay Interview Mistakes

15 Oct 2022, Posted by Zing Professional in Blog

Employee retention is a growing concern as The Great Resignation continues. Employees are leaving their jobs in record numbers and finding more fulfilling opportunities. One way to combat this problem is by conducting stay interviews. These discussions help uncover the reasons employees remain with or…

How Often Should I Give My Employees Safety Training?

15 Jun 2022, Posted by Zing Professional in Blog

Running a lab requires a high level of safety training. Because your employees handle potentially dangerous chemicals, they need to understand proper protocols to effectively handle them.  Even if your employees have prior lab experience, you must regularly train them on lab-specific protocols. Because all…

Include These Soft Skills on Your Management Resume

17 Jan 2022, Posted by Zing Professional in Blog

Listing soft skills on your management resume is an integral part of your job search. Because interpersonal skills such as leadership, decision making, and organization are easier to develop than they are to teach, hiring managers emphasize the importance of hiring candidates with strong soft…

How to Work with Your Employees to Set and Accomplish New Year Goals

15 Dec 2021, Posted by Zing Professional in Blog

Setting attainable goals with your team members is essential for their career development. The more opportunities they have for professional growth, the longer your employees are likely to remain with your organization. With the new year approaching, now is an excellent time to meet with…

How Lab Managers Can Create Positive Team Culture

16 Aug 2021, Posted by Zing Professional in Blog

As a lab manager, you play a key role in creating team culture. Your attitudes and behaviors set the example for how things are done, so you want to create the best culture you can. Implement these tips to cultivate a positive team culture. Ask…

Shaping Tomorrow – Reevaluating the Future of the Workplace

15 Sep 2020, Posted by Zing Professional in Blog

The workplace is always shaped by larger trends in the world, which means it is not immune to changes due to the global pandemic happening now. Many modifications were made in reaction to what was happening, but it is becoming more apparent these will not…

Start Hiring Again – The Value of the Contingent Lab Tech

19 Aug 2020, Posted by Zing Professional in Blog

Given the circumstances around the current global health crisis, you may have put a pause on hiring for the time being. Perhaps you needed to reevaluate your company’s financial situation as well as your staffing needs. Now, you may recognize the need for additional lab technicians, but you…