A fantastic opportunity for 2nd and 3rd year NWDTP students to be methods Theme leaders at the Methods X Conference in Lancaster on 4th July. We have theme strand vacancies in the following methods: * Archives and Collections * Quantitative methods METHODS X CONFERENCE Methods Exchange (known as MethodsX) is a Methods Northwest initiative. The conference will be … [Read more...] about Be a Theme leader at Methods X Conference
Give good habits a go. Analyse your good habits; what you like about yourself and the positive things others notice about you? Where and when do you display the most confidence? Consider and build on these scenarios whenever you can. You can achieve this naturally by choosing to do more of these activities and to develop a positive habit. This tip was brought to you by … [Read more...] about Weekly confidence development tip 42: Give good habits a go
Filmmaking for Fieldwork Summer School Bursaries Available! Methods@Manchester are again offering partial bursaries for the F4F Summer School. These are offered on a competitive basis, and will provide £575 toward the cost of a place on the school (full student fee is £1,175). These are open to current UK-based postgraduate students to attend this year's F4F … [Read more...] about Get financed to train in Filmmaking for Fieldwork
Keep a confidence record. The idea of the confidence record is to keep a note of what you are doing to help move closer to your confidence goal. This provides important information and reflection so you can see how and where to improve. Keep a record of your achievements for times when you need motivation and to help evidence confidence when you need it. Make a note of the … [Read more...] about Weekly confidence development tip 41: Keep a confidence record
Think creatively! Creativity is important for confidence. It provides us with the ability to problem solve and feel comfortable that we will find a way forward. The act of doing something creative can provide an increased sense of confidence. Activities such as cooking, baking, drawing and dancing can all help build personal confidence as well as learn a new skill. Being … [Read more...] about Weekly confidence development tip 40: Think creatively!