Fistral Training & Development Discussion

“It helps [with] keeping time allocation realistic.” – Keeping on Top of Your Research or PhD

Our Personal Time Management Strategies webinar was extremely well received by PhDs in the University of Strathclyde. Rating 4.79 out of 5 (5 being Excellent) with lots of positive feedback and practical application.

According to PGRs, benefits of using the Time Management tools & techniques presented include:

  • “It helps [with] keeping time allocation realistic.”
  • “This kind of visualisation helps to see the bigger picture and it may be used to create a hierarchy of priorities for each week as well.”
  • “The integration of different work streams. [is beneficial]”
  • “[This Time Management technique lets me] see the holistic view.”
  • “Helps to keep on track of everything that needs to be done.”
  • “This is a good discipline for me to plan holistically to balance all work as opposed to just professional work and then trying to fit PhD into the gaps.”
  • “Thank you very much for the interesting and insightful session. I intend to do more spacious and less rigid planning.”
  • “[I will] Be more organized. Start a Gantt chart. That will trigger a big change in my behaviour.”

Top 5 other comments include:

  1. “Always useful to attend Fistral training sessions.”
  2. “That was a great session, thank you!!”
  3. “Great time and lots to implement.”
  4. “It was very useful session and I like the eating frog technique.”
  5. “Perfect course. Thank you very much.”
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