Hello everyone. I know I don’t really update this corner of the internet much anymore. I’m currently in the third year of this PhD, so TWO MORE YEARS and YOU SHOULD BE WRITING and GET OFF TWITTER and YOU STILL AREN’T WRITING are the slogans marching around inside my head for the last month or so. 521 more words
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I wrote this originally nearly a year ago but never pressed ‘publish’. I’ve been seeing lots of calls to twitter of late though that seem to encourage exactly the kind of thing I think twitter shouldn’t be used for, so I decided this might be worth posting after all. 1,483 more words
Building your professional network requires active effort. There are 4 steps as you move from meeting people to creating enduring connections. Remember them as the… 1,354 more words
“Networking” is a term that has a bad reputation in academia. It implies self-absorbed scheming.
I am talking about something different. Networking is intentionally building your professional network for success as a grad student and as a professional. 818 more words