Six Tips for Using Data to Make Decisions

by Amy Steinberg · Published Feb 13, 2018 · Last updated Feb 13, 2018

“A point a view can be a dangerous luxury when substituted for insight and understanding.” – Marshall McLuhan The Harvard Business Review (HBR) reports that “Companies are vacuuming up data to make better decisions about everything from product development and advertising to hiring.” Here is why: according to McAfee, “Data and algorithms…

Momentum: The Secret Ingredient Behind Success

by Amy Steinberg · Published Feb 6, 2018 · Last updated Feb 6, 2018

Have you hit that sweet spot where both your personal life and career are clicking? It just may be that you’re on a roll, or you recently rekindled that spark within yourself. Perhaps instead you feel as if you’ve hit the “pause” button and need help getting back on track. In…

8 Ways to Rekindle the Spark Within Ourselves and Those Around Us

by Amy Steinberg · Published Jan 30, 2018 · Last updated Jan 30, 2018

You consider yourself a typically positive person, and yet some days you just seem to lack that bounce in your step, that enthusiasm for the day or week ahead. If your tendency is to take that lack of motivation to heart, remember that we live busy lives surrounded by a…

7 Myths About Finding Your Purpose

by Amy Steinberg · Published Jan 24, 2018 · Last updated Jan 24, 2018

Mark Twain said, “The two most important days in your life are the day you were born and the day you figure out why.” Some of us find our purpose very young, while others spend years obsessing about what we were meant to do. Our longing for something more, a…

Escaping Burnout

by Amy Steinberg · Published Jan 23, 2018 · Last updated Jan 23, 2018

Have you ever felt as though you’re only going through the motions? Maybe you love what you do, but you’ve found yourself struggling to find the energy or motivation to be productive in your day-to-day. You might be tempted to battle through the physical or emotional exhaustion it brings, but…

Resolutions Are No Solution

by Amy Steinberg · Published Jan 23, 2018 · Last updated Jan 23, 2018

Let’s take another look at the blog article we posted at this time last year. Setting New Year’s resolutions is a tradition for many, but are they worth it? Have you framed your goals in a realistic and achievable manner? Originally posted in 2017 by Jason Falchuk: “3 . ….

Reflection: A focus on what’s important

by Amy Steinberg · Published Jan 23, 2018 · Last updated Jan 23, 2018

As the holiday season begins, many of us use this opportunity to take a break from our everyday routine and spend time with family and friends. With this much-needed break often comes reflection of the year that lays behind us and our lives in general. If you find yourself asking yourself…

In Reality, Failure Should Always Be an Option

by Amy Steinberg · Published Jan 23, 2018 · Last updated Jan 23, 2018

How many times have you heard someone reference the quote “Failure is not an option” from the movie Apollo 13? Last week at a staff meeting, one of our company leaders brought up the idea that while nobody wants to fail, failing is inevitable on the way to successful innovation….

What is Community, and Why is it Important?

by Amy Steinberg · Published Jan 23, 2018 · Last updated Jan 23, 2018

Every day we hear the word community used by businesses, schools and news anchors. But what does it really mean? According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, community can have many meanings, but the one that most closely defines the way we use it at BioBridges is, “a unified body of individuals,…

BioBridges Professional Spotlight: Jill Goddard

by Amy Steinberg · Published Jan 23, 2018 · Last updated Jan 23, 2018

Jill has worked in Clinical Development for over 25 years. Previous to joining BioBridges, she worked for emerging start-ups where she assisted with the launch of clinical departments and subsequent clinical studies. “The early phase of clinical development has always been my focus because I am exposed to all aspects…