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On Motivation

After my last post on the beginning of year 3, I have had a lot of comments from friends and colleagues, mainly about my planning techniques, and in particular the Gantt chart I previewed in the post. 947 more words


Ghost Companies Taking Over Veracruz

You know those imaginary friends two year-olds have when they don’t have anyone else to play with? Well the government from Veracruz, Mexico just made millions out of theirs. 409 more words

What's Up

SURE you can!

With the sunshine seemingly over and autumnal nights closing in, I’ve been reflecting on development events which took place over the summer and in particular the success of the Think Ahead: Sheffield Undergraduate Research Scheme (Think Ahead: SURE).  223 more words


Research IT Out and About

Research IT staff will be out and about at the start of the new academic term presenting and exhibiting at Postgraduate research welcome events across campus.  107 more words


New (Academic) Year’s Resolutions - two questions for a happier new year?

I must admit that I ummed and ahhed about posting this entry. For a start, I’m still in pretty deep denial about it already being September, and the fact that the new academic year is about to begin; and, for another thing, I’ve touched on my approach to resolutions and goal-setting… 540 more words


how to stop writing your thesis

My usual thesis banter is all about how to start writing. But in order to get it submitted at some point you have to stop. 495 more words