08 May 2021

Hitting a deadline is not the same thing as finishing a project. Sometimes you have to stop and create a product based on where you are, not where you think you finally will end up. That’s ok. Produce the best interim product you can, then go back to work--or come back to the work when you can. (I have just returned to a project that I started over 35 years ago and have recently gotten two publications out of it.) Don’t let the fear of “but it’s not DONE” stop you from sharing what you have completed.

Daily motivation for researchers

This calendar is the result of a crowdsourced project – an attempt to help researchers with insights, inspiration, and positive thoughts to keep them motivated on each day of the year. All the quotes in this calendar have been contributed by researchers themselves and collated here.

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366 days,
366 thoughts!