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Concerned about the progress of your thesis? Worried about gaining new skills? Struggling with imposter syndrome? Gaia Cantelli explains how to overcome some common PhD fears.Read post
You're ready to choose your PhD - congratulations! But where should you study it? Gaia Cantelli offers some tips.Read post
A proper academic CV can really help you secure a PhD place. Here's how to make yours as strong as possible.Read post
Don't be tempted to overlook references whilst you work on 'more important' parts of a PhD application. Follow these simple tips to identify a referee who can back up (and complement) your proposal and personal statement.Read post
What can you actually do with a PhD? This post takes a look at various academic and non-academic career options for doctoral graduates.Read post
More than any other degree, a PhD requires the ability to work independently and keep yourself on track. How can you do that? This blog offers some tips.Read post
Worried about staying on track with your PhD? Gaia Cantelli knows how you feel. Here she offers 6 great tips for beating procrastination.Read post