If you want to be someone who is highly appreciated and not easy to replace, you have to think far beyond your job responsibilities.
Some academic programs provide more support and accountability than others (e.g. cohorts) but ultimately, students’ ability to finish on time depends on their habits. Here is what the successful ones do.
When you completed your coursework, you had classes to attend, papers to write by specific deadlines, and while it required much work and dedication, somehow, it was easier than writing your dissertation. If you want to get your dissertation done so that you can finally graduate and live happily ever after, follow these steps.
Don’t look up data on business failure. Your success or lack thereof, has nothing to do with other people’s journeys. It will depend on your mindset, strategy, implementation, and willingness to do things that are uncomfortable at first. You can choose to step up and create something extraordinary.
How is it possible that higher ed administrators spend so much of their time in meetings, and yet communication is still problem? Much confusion is created not by what is said but by what remains unsaid.
It is common for people to spend a significant amount of time feeling bad about things they think they “should” do but they are not doing. Sometimes, they spend more time thinking about it than the time it would actually take to get the tasks done. Find out how to end procrastination.
Motivation can be very powerful but it is also fragile. In order to get motivated and stay motivated, you need to understand how motivation works and how to keep it strong. Let’s crack the motivation code in 3 simple steps.
When a door closes, we suddenly find ourselves without something that we need, which creates a void and urgency to fill that void. Being passive and avoiding seeing the truth is no longer an option. Finding a new door becomes time sensitive and cannot be pushed back to someday… Don't wait for that moment. Knock on new doors now.