Stress – Part 2

Now, remember stress, simply defined is the experience of feeling like you have too many things to do and not enough time to do them in. So, stress, essentially is an experience of overestimation of the work with an underestimation of time available.   In Part 1 of...

Stress – Part 1

Stress comes from overestimation. When you are looking at completing the dissertation in a timely fashion, and I hope you are, one of the areas you want to look at is the concept of stress.   Now, stress, simply defined is the experience of feeling like you have too...

The Hard Way or The Easy Way?

Ok. So my “to-do” list for today was really long…and somehow it’s taken a very long time to get anything done. Why? I realized, after several lost hours, that I was approaching some of my work from the hard way. The hard way, in my case, was...

Crafting Your Timeline To Finish

Since we’re at the start of a new year, I thought it would be great to focus on crafting your timeline to finish. Although the entire dissertation process isn’t up to you, a large percentage of it is. By creating a plan to finish, early, on, you have...