I don't want to wait!! Tell me if I got in NOW!!! The suspense is intense. Also I need to book flights and claim reimbursement back from the university.
I've seen the concept make the rounds, so why not give it a go? Here's my CV of Failures - to prove that Failing isn't necessarily The End, it's just a particular approach that didn't work out. To be honest with you, here are the many things I've failed to achieve; I was rejected from… Continue reading CV Of Failures
So a few weeks ago I passed the milestone of 73% sampled out of my intended total. That round-number was about 55 participants, recruited and interviewed. There are literally hundreds of pages of qualitative data to go through, which will take a number of months to process before I can begin drawing conclusions. I can… Continue reading 73% Collected!
HAHA TRICK QUESTION, I can hear some people shouting in the distance. These are the same people who regularly drink a liter or so a day. Coincidentally I know many of these people have an awful night's sleep. I am not one of these people. Let me tell you a story of the two times… Continue reading How Much Coffee is Too Much Coffee
A few weeks ago I came across a really interesting, really useful theory that may well underpin my entire PhD Thesis. My initial reaction was to tell the world. Post on Twitter, excitedly message my Facebook friends. "Guys!" I wanted to say, "I've done it! Eureka!" Instead, I frowned at my screen in silence for… Continue reading Research Altruism Versus ‘Ethics’
So I recently had a discussion with a friend about what my professional work is worth, and exactly that hourly rate will get you. Because I believe in professional transparency, here's a list of rates and activities I currently undertake for various academic and professional tasks. As of 2019 I am a PhD candidate who… Continue reading My Fees and Activities
The other day I had an encounter with an unfamiliar academic that has left a huge impression on me. Concerned with some public activity on their social media, I contacted the academic privately to voice my problems and ask for clarification and understanding. I felt that I disagreed with this academic, but wanted a way… Continue reading A Lovely Encounter