Project Management for Researchers – 1/2 Day Workshop

What to expect 4 hours a group of up to 20 people. Wednesday 1 Dec from 9 am to 1 pm (Melb, Aus Time) (check my timezone) Via zoom, which allows recording and play back later for those who register in advance. Direct review of your project planning strategies and approaches Confidential discussion of project ideas […]

Strategic Planning

COVID has taught us so much. Including the value of a good plan. And the value of getting rid of old plans when they no longer suit us. One planning technique often named, but rarely implemented well is the strategic plan. If you’ve often wondered what’s the difference between a plan and a strategy. Or […]

Writing Grants – Nov 2021

Grants and grant writing is boring. I get it. So, we’re all looking for a way to make it better. More fun. Easier to get funded. I’m not sure I have any magic answers. But I do know we’ll cover some of the things that help make grant writing less difficult. That help turn a […]

Grant, Tender and Proposal Writing – 1/2 Day Workshop

What to expect 4 hours a group of up to 20 people. Wednesday 3 Nov from 9 am to 1 pm (Melb, Aus Time) (check my timezone) Via zoom, which allows recording and play back later for those who register in advance. Direct review of your grant, tender or proposal Confidential discussion of your funding ideas […]

Networking for Career Success

Networking is probably the MOST valuable skill for your career. It will be the one thing that gets you a job, a role, an opportunity – consistently. But what does it even mean ”to network”? And how can I make sure the networking I’m doing is helping my career. As always, attendance is FREE, but […]

Taking Time Off

It can be hard to take time off. But it is essential for our physical and mental wellbeing. To make matters worse, our role models – aka supervisors and bosses – can appear like they don’t need, nor take annual leave. EVER! In this workshop, I’ll talk about the value of taking time off, setting […]

Resumes, CVs, Interviews: Job Hunting for PhD Graduates – 1/2 Day Workshop

What to expect 4 hours a group of up to 20 people. Wednesday 6 Oct from 9 am to 1 pm (Melb, Aus Time) (check my timezone) Via zoom, which allows recording and play back later for those who register in advance. Advice on different job search strategies Writing your Resume Maintaining your CV Cover […]

Looking for Work

Looking for work is one of the hardest career activities you will do. Despite the so-called resilience of researchers and being used to grant or journal rejections – the job-hunting process can take things to the next level. In this workshop I’ll go through some key aspects when looking for work. I’ll cover a process […]

Writing Your Resume – Sep 2021

No matter what you want to do or become, you’ll need to write a resume. Versions will end up in grants. Versions will end up on websites. Versions will be submitted to promotion panels. Versions will be sent to prospective employers. In this FREE online workshop, I’ll help you work out what should be include […]