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Decisions and Dissertations

Posted on December 31, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

Dec 31st is Make Up Your Mind Day. As the last day of the year, it's also a great time to evaluate your dissertation journey and make of up your mind what you're going to change to make next year the year you get your dissertation done!...

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Being the Best and Dissertations

Posted on December 30, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 30th is the shared birthday of some of the best of all-time: Sandy Koufax (one of baseball's greatest pitchers), Tiger Woods (one of the worlds greatest golfers), Lebron James (one of the greatest basketball players of all time), and my oldest (one of the best sons ever). Here's some advice from some of the best on your dissertation...

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POTUS 17 and Dissertations

Posted on December 29, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 29th marks the birthday of the 17th President of the United States. Here're some words of wisdom from Andrew Johnson that you can apply to your dissertation...

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POTUS 28 and Dissertations

Posted on December 28, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 28th marks the birthday of the 28th President of the United States. Here're some words of wisdom from Woodrow Wilson that you can apply to your dissertation...

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Kwanzaa and Dissertations

Posted on December 27, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 27th is the second day of Kwanzaa, a seven-day holiday that celebrates seven principles of great importance in African-American culture. It turns out that these principles tremendously important to doctoral students, too...

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Whining and Dissertations

Posted on December 26, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 26th is National Whiners Day. People celebrate by whining about overeating on Christmas, having to go back to work, or the long lines for returns at the stores. Doctoral students have a whole litany of special dissertation complaints to whine about. So, it's time to get your “Waaaah!!!” on!

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Christmas and Dissertations

Posted on December 25, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 25th is Christmas Day. How do you plan to celebrate?...

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Christmas Eve and Dissertations

Posted on December 24, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 24th is Christmas Eve! Is your dissertation on the naughty list or the nice list?...

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Festivus and Dissertations

Posted on December 23, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 23rd is Festivus! So, take a little break from your dissertation. Here's how to celebrate...

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Halcyon Days and Dissertations

Posted on December 22, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

Today marks the middle of the Halcyon Days, an observance of the successes of the year-to-date. What successes have you won in your dissertation journey this year?

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Long Nights and Dissertations

Posted on December 21, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 21st is the Winter Solstice, also known as the longest night of the year. Does your dissertation ever feel like a long night that will never end? Let's cast a little light into the dark corners...

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Geller, Randi, and Dissertations

Posted on December 20, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 20th is the birth date of Uri Geller, noted telekinetic & psychic. Geller appeared on The Tonight Show in 1973. Unbeknownst to him, the segment was conducted under conditions stipulated by The Amazing Randi to test Geller's paranormal abilities. The resulting disaster is a caution story for dissertation students everywhere...

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Evergreens and Dissertations

Posted on December 19, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 19th is Look for an Evergreen Day. This is the official day to go out and find the perfect tree to decorate for Christmas. Although most houses are already decorated, it's still not too late. And, although the year is winding to and end, it's still not too late to make real progress on your dissertation...

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Learning to Fly and Dissertations

Posted on December 18, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

This month in 1903, Wilbur and Orville Wright executed the first sustained, controlled, and powered heavier-than-air manned flight. Here's how they got there first, and how you should do the same thing for your dissertation...

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The Simpsons and Dissertations

Posted on December 17, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

On December 17, 1989, The Simpsons premiered on their own show. Here the top 6 pieces of advice from Homer Simpson that all dissertation students should avoid at all costs!...

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Chocolate-Covered Anything and Dissertations

Posted on December 16, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 16th is National Chocolate-Covered Anything Day. What's that got to do with you dissertation? Read on...

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Herding Cats and Dissertations

Posted on December 15, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 15th is Cat Herding Day. Ever feel like working with you dissertation committee is like herding cats? Here's 4 tips to help you round them up...

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Birdwatching and Dissertations

Posted on December 14, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 14th marks the start of the Audubon Society's annual Christmas Bird Count. I was surprised to find out just how relevant this annual event is to dissertation students...

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Taylor Swift and Dissertations

Posted on December 13, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 13th is Taylor Swift's birthday. So, what, can absolutely anyone be a dissertation mentor? Well, let's see what words of wisdom Miss Swift has for doctoral students... Yes, seriously!

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Screams and Dissertations

Posted on December 12, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 12th is Edvard Munch's birthday. The Norwegian painter is best known for his masterpiece, The Scream. And, as a doctoral student, I'm quite certain that you know a thing or two about wanting to scream

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Mountaintops and Dissertations

Posted on December 11, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 11th is International Mountain Day. Has your dissertation journey ever left you feeling like you're scaling a sheer cliff face?

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Nobels, Decimals, and Dissertations

Posted on December 10, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 10th is Nobel Prize Day and Dewey Decimal System Day. Which one provides greater inspiration for your dissertation? Which one should?

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The Foxx, the Dame, and Dissertations

Posted on December 9, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 9th is marks the birthday of Redd Foxx and Dame Judi Dench. Think that's an odd pair of dissertation mentors? Read on to see what they have to say

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Time Machines and Dissertations

Posted on December 8, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 8th is Pretend to be a Time Traveler Day. How much easier would the dissertation be if you had a time machine?

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Cookie Cutters and Dissertations

Posted on December 7, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

It's National Cookie Cutter Week, and that's just perfect for Christmas cookies... and dissertations

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Steven Wright and Dissertations

Posted on December 6, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 6th is Steven Wright's birthday. Here're some words of wisdom from perhaps the world's most calm comic for stressed-out dissertation students everywhere

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POTUS 8 and Dissertations

Posted on December 5, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 5th marks the birthday of the 8th President of the United States. Here're some words of wisdom from Martin Van Buren that you can apply to your dissertation...

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The Dude and Dissertations

Posted on December 4, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 4th marks the birth of Jeff Bridges, aka The Dude. And, The Dude is a fount words of wisdom for dissertation students everywhere

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Roofs and Dissertations

Posted on December 3, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 3rd is National Roof Over Your Head Day. Let's honor this day by acknowledging our good fortune. And, while we're at it, are you putting the roof on your proposal too soon?…

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Giving Back and Dissertations

Posted on December 2, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 2nd is National Special Education Day. Let's honor this day by thinking about the special contributions you will make as a Doctor…

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Magic and Dissertations

Posted on December 1, 2017 by Dr. Russell Strickland

December 1st is Javier Baez's birthday. The Chicago Cubs utility infielder is such a wizard with on defense that he's known in the clubhouse as El Mago, the magician. Do you ever feel like completing your dissertation requires amazing feats of magic and prestidigitation?…

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