Facilitate Knowledge Transfer to Maximize Your Greatest Asset
Breaking down physical walls to create more open environments is the best way to allow for more of the serendipitous interactions that foster trust — and ideally discussion — and interaction to allow for knowledge transfer.
Knowledge transfer in the laboratory is critical to fueling creativity and innovation and advancing research. This Lab Manager article features quotes and insights from our Anisha Kothari, Allison Arnone, and Jon Crane into how laboratories can be designed to facilitate knowledge transfer. They discuss what knowledge transfer is and the different ways it can take place. They also highlight strategies for designing new or renovated labs or modifying existing space to support knowledge transfer.