Thursday, August 5, 2021
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What to look for in a supervisor?

The relationship you develop with your supervisor can be crucial to succeed in your studies. Knowing yourself and considering some factors can help you make the important decision on who to choose as your supervisor.
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Dressing the Part

This blog discusses expectations of gender that have nothing to do with competence but heavily affect the way we think we need to behave or dress.
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Interview with Silvia Rattigan, PhD – Associate Director Clinical Quality Assurance

We spoke with Silvia Rattigan (Torres), PhD, who works as Associate Director of Clinical Quality Assurance at MSD in Dublin, Ireland. We asked her about her job, career, education, and any advice she might have for anyone looking for a similar career

Perfectionism Is the Burden, not Your Imperfections

The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown is a powerful tool to help you reflect on your way of living and implement meaningful changes where you see fit. This may help you to let go of your perfectionism.
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Grad School: Is It Worth It?

Whether or not you should pursue grad school is a personal choice. There are multiple factors to consider to make the right choice for you. This article discusses some considerations to help you decide.