4 posts tagged with gradschool by cortisol.
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I am going to defend my Ph.D. in a few months. That means I really need to be applying for jobs. But I haven't touched my C.V. in months--years, probably--because every time I think about it I get overwhelmed by waves of anxiety and despair and impostor syndrome. How do I get past that and update the damn thing so I can start sending it out? [more inside]
How can I get better at promoting myself and my work, without dwelling on my failures or fearing I'll be judged? [more inside]
I will be starting graduate school in the fall (thanks for the great advice on my previous question!), and going from a quite comfortable salary to a typical grad student's pay. Obviously, in order to keep my budget balanced I will have to cut back considerably on eating out and other costly entertainments. How can I maintain some kind of social life without going broke, and without offending my friends? [more inside]
Help me compose the perfect letter of introduction and get over my fear of contacting potential Ph.D. advisors. [more inside]