Focus on starting your PhD
“To achieve great things, two things are needed: a plan and not quite enough time" Leonard Bernstein
Congratulations on starting your doctorate and embarking on the journey towards the highest level of degree that can be achieved! Starting a PhD can seem daunting, but taking a professional approach to your development from the start can help make the path smoother, and enable you to be a more successful researcher in the long run.
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Countdown to the next Focus on theme: 'Open Research', 19 October 2015...
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Professional development planning (PDP) is a key component of career progression. This online course, covers all the stages in the process, using resources designed for researchers who want to make the most of their opportunities, and create new ones!