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Write Your Thesis in 3 Months

Write my thesis in three months? Seems too good to be true, but I’m liking this blog, especially his ten tips for fast thesis writing. I love that he encourages students to set a goal of 500 words a day … Continue reading

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Git ‘er done

I’ve been having trouble focusing lately, especially on my thesis, so I decided to look up some strategies for getting stuff done. After reading a few, I’ve come to the conclusion that the best way to get something done is … Continue reading

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I Know What You’re Doing This Summer

Anyone else have grand plans for completing big chunks of their thesis this summer? I will totally admit that the only thing keeping the procrastination-guilt at bay is the optimist in my head that says, “You’re just too busy right … Continue reading

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My Pomodoro Experiment

I’m happy to report that the Pomodoro Technique, which I talked about in this blog post, works. Well enough. I guess. I like the idea of breaking my work into 25 minute increments, and I love the little five minute … Continue reading

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An Excuse to Travel

Thesis retreats. Have you heard of these? Basically, you plan trip so that you can have some peace and quiet to work on your thesis. I love the idea of taking a vacation…but would I actually work on my thesis? … Continue reading

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Cupcakes, Tomatoes, and Time Management

I’ve been reading a lot about time management instead of actually managing my time (you know, by like, working on my thesis?), and I’ve found this thing called the Pomodoro Technique that I wanted to share. I came across it … Continue reading

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