Jurado, Mel
July 2007
LabTalk;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 35 Issue 157, p23
Trade Publication
The article reflects on the factors that are considered relevant to optical laboratories management. It emphasizes the need to pay attention to various aspects of optical laboratory management. The article also states the significance of managing each aspect to business success.


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