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part-time PhD, a weighty chapter in a bigger book.

Below, and here, are two stories of PhD study from researchers who combined work and a PhD. While both are positive accounts, there are some differences, for example, working as a practitioner in the same field as you study, or working on multiple research projects including the PhD. 1,023 more words


Skills - The labor market increasingly rewards social skills

The slow growth of high-paying jobs in the U.S. since 2000 and rapid advances in computer technology have sparked fears that human labor will eventually be rendered obsolete. 171 more words

Academic Literature

To make a pig's ear of something!

“Make a pig’s ear of something” means “to do something badly”.

For example: As I am not a very practical person and definitely lack basic… 43 more words


Career Advice: Improve Your Communication Skills

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Joining KnewYu & New Band?! - Music Journey

Hey everyone!

Welcome back to today’s post. As you can tell by the title, I have some pretty exciting news.

So, first off…joining KnewYu? You’re probably wondering what that’s about and who KnewYu is. 289 more words


A WordPress Glossary

Here is a quick reference to common terms, phrases and features commonly found in WordPress sites.

Basic Template Files style.css Style sheet file index.php Home Page file single.php Single post page file archive.php Archive or Category file searchform.php Search form file search.php Search content file 404.php Error page file comments.php Comments template file footer.php Footer content file header.php Header content file sidebar.php Sidebar content file page.php Single page file … 549 more words


How can I stop wanting to learn everything and focus on one thing?


Use your passion for learning to create a customized action plan that will keep you focused no matter what you choose to do!

These 5 ideas can help you get there fast: 917 more words