Always Online: The problem with Twitter
As PhD students we are often told how important it is to maintain an active and professional online presence and to make use of a myriad of different services and social networks to do this: Twitter, academia.edu, LinkedIn and long-form blogging, to name just a few. There are also…
PhDs, Striking The Perfect Balance & 'AcademicFOMO'
Image is one of my own, taken during a PhD break. It seems to me, coming now into my second year, that the PhD process is all about striking a balance. Not just between work and personal life but also between the thesis and everything else we're expected to do…