How to Speak Confidently at Work (Without Sounding Arrogant)

Is there a thin line between confidence and arrogance? I think it depends on who you are asking. Confidence is a multifaceted trait that can be influenced by various cultural factors. Different societies have unique perspectives on what constitutes...

How to Be The CEO of Your Career This Year

More than any other time in history, it is important that you become the CEO of your career.It sounds bombastic but hear me out.A good CEO has a vision for the company they lead. Do you have a vision for what you want your career to look like? In 5...

7 ways to get the most out of LinkedIn in 2024.

Most people wait until they are job searching to use LinkedIn. But this need not be the case. In this week's video, I am discussing 7 ways you can make the most of LinkedIn in 2024. You don't have to employ all seven. Doing 2-3 three of these will...
How to Be The CEO of Your Career This Year

How to Be The CEO of Your Career This Year

More than any other time in history, it is important that you become the CEO of your career.It sounds bombastic but hear me out.A good CEO has a vision for the company they lead. Do you have a vision for what you want your career to look like? In 5 years? 10 years? I...

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7 ways to get the most out of LinkedIn in 2024.

7 ways to get the most out of LinkedIn in 2024.

Most people wait until they are job searching to use LinkedIn. But this need not be the case. In this week's video, I am discussing 7 ways you can make the most of LinkedIn in 2024. You don't have to employ all seven. Doing 2-3 three of these will set you up for...

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How to deal with a career gap on your resume

How to deal with a career gap on your resume

From May 2018 to January 2020, I was not formally employed.I had a shiny PhD, had been a postdoc for almost 3 years, and nobody would hire me.To say I felt like a failure would be the understatement of the century.Most days, my energy felt low as I received rejection...

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How to become a biostatistician: the role and requirements

How to become a biostatistician: the role and requirements

Who is a biostatistician? Biostatisticians are scientists who use statistics to analyze biological data. Their work helps academic researchers and companies within the biological sciences to understand the results of ongoing research, how that data can be interpreted,...

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The surprising reasons you might want to skip getting a PhD

The surprising reasons you might want to skip getting a PhD

"I have a six-figure job. I just got into a PhD program. Do you think I should quit my job to start the PhD program?" Two years ago, this is a question someone asked me via direct message on LinkedIn. The decision to pursue a Ph.D. or not is a personal one. Depending...

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5 things to include in your LinkedIn Featured Section today

5 things to include in your LinkedIn Featured Section today

While many academics are aware of the importance of LinkedIn, I'd say that many - myself included - underutilize LinkedIn for all it can offer us. A feature on LinkedIn I particularly see people under-use is the Featured section of LinkedIn. This prime real estate on...

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