Succeeding at a PhD isn’t just about hard work and productivity.
It also requires creativity and imagination.
You do not have to be productive all the time.
Sometimes it’s good to slow down.
Or to stop.
How to write your PhD thesis: The secrets of academic writing
21st November 2018 2018
Step away from the computer, leave the phone behind, get away from external distractions.
And just give yourself time to think.
To think with intense focus about a difficult problem, or to relax and daydream and play with ideas.
It’s when you feel you don’t have time to slow down that this is most important.
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