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What Are Your Skills?
August 31, 2015 6:11 AM by Scott Warner
Like most managers with experience, I’ve seen a lot of resumes. Most are chronological , listing jobs worked in order from flipping burgers to working in a lab. Take it from me, it gets boring seeing so many timelines. I have never - repeat never - seen Read More...
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Your Facebook Face
August 26, 2015 7:43 AM by Scott Warner
As long as I’m on a how-to-find-a-job jag, it’s only fair to mention Facebook. According to the website Statista, as of the second quarter of this year there are 1.49 billion active members on Facebook, a number that has steadily climbed since 2008. Facebook Read More...
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Plain Text Your Resume
August 21, 2015 8:16 AM by Scott Warner
In a paper world, a resume is a one-page flier tacked on a pole along the highway of your career, part lost puppy notice and part Call Me! for this or that. Since paper is an ideal medium for display purposes, a resume can be dressed up with different Read More...
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Job Search Tips
August 17, 2015 6:11 AM by Scott Warner
Don’t you love business buzz phrases like low hanging fruit, thrown under the bus, thinking outside the box, and take home message ? I recently attended a jobs workshop and received a great take home message. In fact I got several. If only business meetings Read More...
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Are You Good or Great?
August 12, 2015 6:54 AM by Scott Warner
Some time ago I read Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap... and Others Don’t by leadership guru Jim Collins. The book describes why some companies are good and others are great. It’s a worthwhile read. It turns out that being great isn’t a Read More...
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Arbitrary Rules
August 7, 2015 6:44 AM by Scott Warner
Since the laboratory is a mystery to many in your organization, it’s a good idea to use any arbitrary rules as teachable moments. You might be surprised how many of these exist. Specimen labeling rules Specimen rejection rules Wristband protocols Compatible Read More...
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The Problem with Windows XP
August 3, 2015 7:54 AM by Scott Warner
Now that Windows 10 is here (it’s free if you have Windows 7 or higher) laboratories should worry about computers still running Windows XP. These include desktops in offices, laptops, and data managers attached to an instrument. The problem with Windows Read More...
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    Scott Warner, MLT(ASCP)
    Occupation: Laboratory Manager
    Setting: Critical Access Hospital
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