* 1. What inspired you to choose your career?

* 2. What education pathways were required for your career?

* 3. What did your training involve eg. on the job training, polytech or University?

* 4. What qualifications do you hold & in which MLS disciplines?

* 5. What was your career progression and did you spend some time away from the profession?

* 6. What was your role in the lab when you left and what led you into this role?

* 7. What were the most rewarding aspects of your job?

* 8. What were the least rewarding aspects of your job?

* 9. What changes have you seen in the laboratory that have impacted on your career and the profession?

* 10. Would you choose this career if you were a job seeker today?

* 11. What, if anything, would you do differently in your career today?

* 12. What, in your opinion, is the outlook for this career and do you think there is a shortage or an oversupply of people for this career today?

* 13. In your opinion do you see changes in the future working relationships between Scientists, Technicians and Clinical staff?

* 14. Do you have any words of advice for the future of the profession?

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