The UMIP Enterprise Associates present the PhD Ignition Awards for research students at The University of Manchester. The UMIP Enterprise Associates are excited to announce the launch of a new, dedicated funding call for PhD students at The University of Manchester, to try out their entrepreneurial ideas as part of the Innovation Optimiser Ignition Awards. Do you think you … [Read more...] about UMIP Enterprise Associates present the PhD Ignition Awards: Up to £2,000 available!
Don't be held back. Consider for a moment what holds you back and where this may have come from? Knowing the starting point means you can start to address the issue. Simply by recognising what holds you back means that you are able to recognise these limiting factors and eliminate them. One way that you can instantly build confidence is to challenge these limiting factors … [Read more...] about Weekly confidence development tip 39: Don’t be held back
Find a mentor. A good way to develop confidence in a specific area is to find a mentor to help support you. You may want to consider someone who is an expert in the field or perhaps someone who has had to overcome similar obstacles. A mentor can help you by sharing experiences, ideas and approaches. They can support you and help you gain proficiency. If they have overcome … [Read more...] about Weekly confidence development tip 38: Find a mentor
‘Methods North West’ aims to become a regional hub for research methods innovation, celebrating the collective strength, depth and breadth of methodological expertise across the participating Universities of Manchester, Liverpool, Lancaster and Keele. To this end MethodsNW has opened a Collaborative Research Grants Call of up to £2,000 to support initiatives and symposia on … [Read more...] about Methods Northwest Collaborative Research Grants Call
Remember how it feels. Think back to an occasion that you were confident. How did this feel? Think about this in detail, what you did, how you did it, the response from other people. Try to hold onto this feeling and recall it when you are feeling least confident. Another way to remember how confidence feels is to think about how you used to view activities before you were … [Read more...] about Weekly confidence development tip 37: Remember how it feels