eLABorate Topics

Leadership and Technical Strategies for Medical Laboratory Professionals to excel inside and outside of the lab.

Hosted ByLona Small, Stephanie Whitehead, & Tywauna Wilson


All Episodes

Episode 59: 5 Big Career Mistakes You Should Avoid

In this episode, co-host Tywauna Wilson shares 5 BIG career mistakes you should avoid and what to do instead.

Episode 58: “Leading Change as an Impactful Leader”

In this episode Lona Small discusses how we can lead and manage changes that are inevitable in our labs and workplaces especially now post pandemic.

Episode 57: Twitter’s “MedLabChat”-Maria Roussakis, MLT, MSc

In this episode, Stephanie Whitehead talks with Social Media Ambassador, Maria Roussakis, about her career in the laboratory profession and about how she has used the power of social media to engage and network with other clinical laboratory professionals

Episode 56: “How to be a Masterful Communicator to Influence at the Highest Level”- Qiana Cressman

Co-hosts Tywauna Wilson and Lona Small had a roundtable discussion with Qiana Cressman about how to increase your influence and impact at the highest level.

Episode 55: “How To Be Happier At Work In 5 Simple Steps”

In this episode, co-host Tywauna Wilson discuss simple tips to becoming happier at work; life advice that can be learned from watching your dog.

Episode 54: “Stepping outside the box: Exploring Careers Opportunities for Laboratory Professionals “Off the Bench”- Grace Stankiewicz, BS, MT(ASCP)

Co-Host Stephanie Whitehead talks with Grace Stankiewicz about tactics to find and transition into opportunities outside of the typical clinical laboratory setting.

Episode 53: “Do you know the difference between Patient Safety and Lab Safety?

In this episode of eLABorate Topics, Lona Gordon Small, MBA, PMP, CPBPM, MT (ASCP) discuss the topic of Patient Safety and clarified the difference between lab safety and Patient Safety.

Episode 52: How to Secure the Next All-Star For Your Team

Co-Hosts Tywauna Wilson, Lona Small, and Stephanie Whitehead discuss interviewing and hiring 101… Securing your next all star for your team!

Episode 51: “CLS, MLT, MLS, CLT, OMG! The Importance of Professional Identity”- Lindsey Clark, MPH, MLS (ASCP)

Co-host Tywauna Wilson sits down with Lindsey Clark, MPH, MLS (ASCP) about Laboratory Professional Credentialing & The Importance of Forming a Professional Identity.