Monthly Archives: July 2013

It’s not about getting more done – it’s about…

Getting the Right Things Done I’ve recommended this productivity guide to several colleagues, and they’ve been as pleased with it as I am. If you consistently follow only 1 piece of advice from this book, odds are that you will … Continue reading

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Big demand for statisticians

“The sexy job in the next 10 years will be statisticians” Getting a Master’s in Statistics could improve your job prospects, and is worth considering if you’re so inclined…

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Neverending edits

One of the challenges in the transition from college to grad school is accepting the fact that most of one’s papers will be co-written with an advisor, or possibly even team-written. Some advisors provide only high-level commentary, while others roll … Continue reading

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