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From my personal experience, I know how difficult it is to get into an international PhD program: it took me three years and dozens of applications to finally achieve my…
At times it may be difficult to work with your supervisor. To help you establish and maintain a healthy relationship, check out this post for some great tips. 
With universities closed, no lab work, and conferences cancelled, many researchers are unable to make headway with their research. This article provides  some tips on…
The PhD program is extremely long and the path is anxiety-ridden, often painful and frustrating, and can take a toll on you physically and emotionally. Therefore, it is…
During your research journey, you are likely to go through phases when you feel unsure about how you’re doing or find it difficult to deal with specific situations. You…
Habits to help you be highly productive in your researcher journey
An in-depth look at the various personal attributes that make for successful researchers, including how renowned researchers down the years have personified these…
We conducted a free AMA session for researchers on the popular Chinese platform ScienceNet and set up a panel of three researchers. This post introduces the panelists…
To be a successful researcher, it is imperative that you make optimum use of the time available to you. Effective time-management not only helps avoid the last-minute…
Vincent Vanhoucke, Principal Scientist at Google tells you what they don't teach you in graduate school.