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  • 25 ott 2019

  • (Again - please let me know if you know how to video change the orientation in the new creator studio) Getting a PhD is not like traditional work where are you were doing physical labor or you are managing or part of a complex social network. These types of tasks are physically demanding or emotionally demanding because you’re interacting with many people but regular basis. Rather, doing a PhD and becoming an academic is a lot more emotionally or intellectually demanding which makes it difficult to stay motivated during your PhD. There are several factors that come into play: 1. Competition in the global environment. PhD’s have to compete with other people around the world. If there is someone else that is outranking them in publications, they will know all the time. 2. Transparency of your productivity. Everybody gets to see what your productivity is in an open manner by looking at your number of paper publications. Everybody sees what you are doing, and this can make it difficult to stay motivated as a PhD. 3. Uncertainty or ambiguity of doing the right thing. It’s often difficult to know what you should do during your PhD or whether you’re doing the right thing. Often you have to guess at the best course of action during your PhD, and you don't want to make a mistake. How do you deal with PhD difficulties? To deal with these difficulties as a PhD, I’d recommend for you to think of yourself as an entrepreneur where you are building your life around yourself. You choose to build your life and what you wanted to be in 5 to 10 years, and work your way towards that goal. Check out: Is Rate My Professor Helpful For Professors? Do Professors Read Rate My Professor? https://youtu.be/abJYSAtA1mU What Is The Best Thing About Getting A PhD / Doctorate (In Business, Economics, Or Science) https://youtu.be/EXc0sejpaAA Should You Do A Doctorate (DBA / PhD) In Marketing, Management, Or Organizational Behavior? https://youtu.be/luDpooPvjSs Are PhDs Overqualified? Is A PhD easy? Things To Think About When Getting A Doctorate https://youtu.be/86PKMK8b62o Do Professors Care About Their Students? https://youtu.be/WcGQEP8u80c Are PhDs Overqualified? Is A PhD easy? Things To Think About When Getting A Doctorate (in Business) https://youtu.be/OnaIVZz39qk Can You Do A PhD/Doctorate Without Writing A Thesis/Dissertation? https://youtu.be/ZZFW39WmblY Should You Do A PhD In International Business Or International Relations, Or Both? https://youtu.be/voVbvBuLqE8 When Do Most PhDs Quit? Is It Effective To Target Young Scientists As A Way To Motivate PhDs? https://youtu.be/JT_izbpuFpo What Are The Chapters In A Masters / PhD Thesis? https://youtu.be/097DTAJ2Cv0 How To Get A Research Breakthrough In A PhD (How To Do PhD Research & Contribute To Knowledge) https://youtu.be/pboeSGc3toY What Does It Feel To Get A PhD?: What A Doctorate Taught Me About Minimalism? https://youtu.be/abL1mhWVajo (Don’t) Hack Your Way To Becoming A Professor: Productivity Tips For PhD / Doctoral Students https://youtu.be/2iFvf38iqFE *** David Maslach is a research professor of entrepreneurship, innovation, and business strategy, I discuss topics, such as behavioral science, strategy, innovation, and entrepreneurship, and apply these to my new peer proofreading and editing platform. Topics include the sharing economy, altruism, investing in technology, starting a business, and bounded rationality. My favorite videos pertain to incentives, goal setting, and learning from failure to drive behaviors such as weight loss, stopping telemarketers, creating novel technologies, and creating new movements. https://r3ciprocity.com: Peer proofreading and editing platform A new platform where you can earn credits by editing other people's documents. Use these credits to have your own work edited. If you do a good enough job, you can convert these credits to money. The goal of the platform is to get people to 'pay it forward' and help other people out by creating incentives for people to give back. Check out https://www.r3ciprocity.com Please subscribe to the Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5sp...


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