TRAINING @ | Trundling for Money in Tucson
WHAT: FASEB Grantsmanship Training Program
WHERE: Omni Tucson National Golf Resort & Spa, Tucson, Ariz.
WHY: To teach investigators grant-writing skills that will maximize their ability to generate their ideas
ADVANTAGES: Strategies for what should and shouldn't be done in grant writing
WHEN: July 31-Aug. 2, 2003
DEADLINE: July 1
TIP TROVE | Unleash Researchers' Creativity
Courtesy of Martin Conyon
In knowledge-based entrepreneurial firms, human capital rather than tangible assets are important contributors to the firm's value, and almost by definition, employees with key knowledge, such as scientists, have value outside the firm. The focus of senior management should be to make sure that those scientists unleash their talents in your firm, and not a competitor's. To attract and retain scarce talents, it is important to give key employees a stake in the enterprise, such as stock...