Category Archives: Time Mangement

Health and Safety Assessment

Over the course of my career, I have completed many (10 to 20) health and safety assessments. I score 100%. Today was no exception. Perhaps it is due to workload, but I am reluctant to waste 30 minutes doing repeated … Continue reading

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The “Car Crash” that is the end of a 3-year EU Funded Project

The end of my current 3-year EU-funded project, xDelia, was 31st May. Fortunately we obtained two month’s follow-on funding¬†taking my contract until the end of July. As we approached the end of the project, my line manager, Eileen, who is … Continue reading

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No feedback from the British Academy

British Academy devotes approximately £630,000 of university funding to making 855 early-career researchers feel depressed. Continue reading

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Trying out Prezi

I have just spent all day putting together a presentation using Prezi. That’s not all the time it took – because I’ve already spent another day or two planning the presentation, making notes, gathering images and sketching out a plan. … Continue reading

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How long does it take to write a Thesis?

Rebecca and I have both submitted our PhD theses. Rebecca dropped hers at the Research School about a week before I submitted mine. Nevertheless its rather nice to have got to this stage pretty much together. Writing up is an … Continue reading

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More insights into RescueTime

Last week, I completed my first 5 days with RescueTime. I was actually pretty delighted with what I found. I think RescueTime works well for me because virtually everything I do is online, so something that tracks what I do … Continue reading

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