Leadership Lessons

Leadership Lessons is a monthly column from executives and thought leaders regarding best practices they use at their organizations to develop managers and leaders at all levels of the organization.


  • Have You Heard Of The Chinese Biopharmaceutical Association (CBA)?

    While working at his first job at Human Genome Sciences in 1995, Guo-Liang Yu, Ph.D., decided to create The Chinese Biopharmaceutical Association (CBA), one of the largest Chinese American professional associations in the U.S.

  • What 4 Biopharma CFOs Think About The Future Of Remote Work

    While we touch on remote work in Life Science Leader’s annual outlook issue, the responses in this article from four biopharmaceutical CFOs to questions on the subject shed additional light on the challenge that lies ahead for employers.

  • Where Does Biopharma’s Future Reside Beyond Boston And San Francisco?

    Two metropolitan areas tend to dominate the discussion when it comes to key biopharmaceutical industry hubs within the United States — Boston and San Francisco. And while these two cities have certainly earned their biopharma bragging rights over the years, one has to wonder how long that will continue. Afterall, just a few years ago biopharmaceutical executives noted it becoming increasingly difficult to attract top talent, as candidates cited “too crowded,” “too expensive,” and a host of other reasons behind their unwillingness to move to places like Boston and San Francisco. But does location (for many roles) even still apply?