Time for RECESS!
‘Aha’! moments (also called ‘insight’) happen when your brain isn’t focusing on the problem you’re trying to solve. Scientific ‘aha’ moments lead to scientific breakthroughs. So for the sake of scientific advancement, take your lunch break!
Read about academics and research
Watch persuasion in action
Getting funding for your research requires some skill with persuasion and knowing how to articulate your ideas succinctly. This short TED talk demonstrates how to integrate both to make a great persuasive argument: Click here
Learn how to pitch
Take a starfish for a walk
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Being a scientist is one of the most rewarding careers. You will work on solutions to problems with real world application and impact. Unfortunately, being a scientist comes with more rejection than most other professions. You will experience rejection of your ideas, your proposals or tenders, your journal articles and conference papers and job applications…just to name a few. Rejection is common, you are not alone and it’s just a reality of being a scientist. But you do have the ability to learn from rejection, because that is what scientist do – learn from mistakes and failures to do better science! Register here
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Research Impact Summit – Free Tickets!
The summit is for anyone wanting to learn more about research impact and consists of content across the themes of: Translation, Implementation Science, Collaboration & Engagement, Dissemination, and Research Impact.