Zoom gloom

Zoom gloom

During the spring, when COVID-19 made us lock ourselves indoors and switch to online mode, we soon became familiar with a new feeling: zoom gloom or zoom fatigue. It’s the feeling of complete exhaustion after just a few video conferences, be it on Teams, Zoom or Meet. After a whole…

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Was it worth it?

When starting their PhD journey, many new doctoral students might ask “Is it worth it?”. All the way at the other end, some soon-to-be PhDs might start to ask themselves “Was it worth it?”. The answer to both these questions is, that it will probably be worth it in the…

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Welcome to doctoral studies!

Welcome to doctoral studies!

Congratulations on starting your doctoral studies! As you embark on your PhD journey, I want to give you 5 tips to make it a little bit less bumpy: 1. Ask for help Asking for help is not a sign of weakness, its a sign of strength and bravery. You’re going…

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