60/60: 60 short videos for PhD students in 60 days

After months of intending to get around to making videos, I've set myself the challenge of doing 60 in 60 days, improving them slightly each day.

You can click on the links to individual videos below, or watch the entire playlist even further below. It's all below, anyway...

Live Online Course

How to write your PhD thesis, Part 1: The fundamentals of academic writing

5th/6th September 2018

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Day 0: Stop waiting for conditions to be perfect

Jul 6, 2018 | 7

Day 1: Small improvements every day

Jul 9, 2018 | 12

Day 2: It’s not enough to just start

Jul 10, 2018 | 4

Day 3: Levelling up

Jul 11, 2018 | 5

Day 4: You don’t have to do everything you can think of

Jul 12, 2018 | 6

Day 5/60: I don’t have all the answers

Jul 13, 2018 | 3

Day 6: I almost didn’t publish this video

Jul 14, 2018 | 1

Day 7/60: Relax!

Jul 16, 2018 | 1

Day 8: inefficiency before optimisation

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Day 9: The narrative of a literature review

Jul 18, 2018 | 13

Day 10: Start with the most influential literature in your field

Jul 19, 2018 | 9

Day 11: Reading academic literature is an iterative process

Jul 20, 2018 | 6

Day 12: How to filter the academic literature

Jul 21, 2018 | 8

Day 13: Luck in research

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Day 14: How to tell good research from bad

Jul 24, 2018 | 6

Day 15: Academic writing: How to get started

Jul 25, 2018 | 3

Day 16: It’s OK to slow down

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Day 17: Don’t worry about what the examiner wants to see

Jul 27, 2018 | 5

Day 18: Where is your attention?

Jul 30, 2018 | 3

Day 19: An Announcement

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Day 20: Sometimes others can see what you can’t

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Day 21: Decision fatigue

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Day 22: Why are you doing a PhD?

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Day 23: Decision fatigue and writing

Aug 7, 2018 | 1

Day 24: A PhD isn’t supposed to be painful

Aug 8, 2018 | 4

Day 25: A PhD time management tip

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Day 26: How do you react when things go wrong in your PhD?

Aug 10, 2018 | 5

Day 29: Don’t make your reader do the work

Aug 20, 2018 | 1

Live Online Course

How to write your PhD thesis, Part 1: The fundamentals of academic writing

5th/6th September 2018

Click here for details

Complete playlist of all the videos so far

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