Top 10 Tips to Succeed in Your PhD

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Looking around the web, top ten lists are a common feature of blogs and online magazines. It is no surprise then, that PhDs also attract their fair share of top tens. As this is a new blog, we thought we should start off on a positive note, and what better way than with a list of the top ten tips on how to succeed in your PhD.

Written by Marialuisa Aliotta, a senior lecturer from the University of Edinburgh, the list is published on Soapbox Science, a community guest blog hosted by Nature Publishing Group, one of the leading publishers of science journals. The post begins with a useful and interesting introduction to PhDs as a lead-in to the list of tips. These are, as the author notes, written from the perspective of a scientist, but some of it can be extended to other fields of research. To see the list, and read the full article, follow the link:


Top 10 Tips to Succeed in Your PhD.