This is a guest post by Dr. Nathan Ryder (@drryder), creator of the Viva Survivors website and author of the book Fail Your Viva – Twelve Steps To Failing Your PhD (And Fifty-Eight Tips For Passing). Here are his hints and tips for boosting your creativity.If ideas seem hard to find or if inspiration is far away, … Continue reading Seven Cracking Creativity Tips
I spend a lot of time delivering workshops to researchers on a diverse set of topics - most of the time I will be waxing lyrical about the need to communicate research well. By that I mean in an accessible way. So inevitably I spend time trying to convince researchers of why they need to … Continue reading Preparing a pecha kucha
The following is a guest post from Janet Wilkinson (Three Times Three) on the topic of putting together a business plan for the uninitiated. Inevitably there is no single answer to the question ‘what do I need to include in my business plan and how long should it be?’ and a Google search on the two words … Continue reading Business plans: 200 pages or the back of an envelope?