Update on Resourcing and Whether There’s a Shortage

In previous posts, “Where Have All the SampleManager Resources Gone?” and “Ditto For the LabWare LIMS/ELN,” I talked about the fact that there seems to be quite a few people asking for Thermo Fisher Scientific and for LabWare resources but seemingly not finding them when there are actually resources available in the market. In the past few weeks I made another update post “Update on Resourcing and Whether There’s a Shortage.” Since then, I have spoken with yet more people getting their viewpoints on this and will share more thoughts on it.

System Purchase and Implementation Issues

When selecting a LIMS, ELN or LES, potential customers look for functionality that matches their needs. Additionally, most companies will have some other criteria, such as the operating system or database they prefer to use. But when systems offer basically the same features and run on the same platforms, there are other technical considerations to review before purchasing one.

End of Year Griping: Part 2 (Does Everybody But Me Work for LabAnswer, Now?)

Every time I look in LinkedIn for someone I know or have worked with, more and more of them seem to work for LabAnswer, now. I know they’ve been trying to grow, but I’m now getting a real complex about this. I now feel like absolutely everybody but me now works for LabAnswer. I’m starting … Read moreEnd of Year Griping: Part 2 (Does Everybody But Me Work for LabAnswer, Now?)