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Seven Secrets of Highly Successful Researchers
Domain: B1 Personal qualities

TACE: C - Completion

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, all face to face training at the Doctoral Academy has been postponed for the foreseeable future.

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The Science of Success: What Researchers Know that You Should Know

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Format: Talk
Suitable for: All

What do research students do to finish on time, to overcome isolation, doubt and writer’s block, and to enjoy the process? And just as importantly what do they do in order to spend guilt-free time with their family and friends and perhaps even have holidays? If this sounds appealing, then this session will be of particular use to you. This workshop describes the key habits that will make a difference to how quickly and easily you complete your PhD and increase your effectiveness and outcomes in the following key areas:

* how you deal with your supervisor
* how you structure your study time
* your attitude to your research
* dealing with writer’s block or having difficulty writing
* getting the help you need when you are stuck
* juggling multiple commitments and never having enough time
* keeping on going when the going gets tough

More information on this subject may be available on the range of online learning resources such as Linkedin Learning