More Alive Than Dead?
Why deadlines – though rarely welcome – are essential for good time management and self-motivation.
Victoria Samanidou |
When checking my emails every day, I get many messages warning me about deadlines; deadlines for an abstract, for the final manuscript, for revisions, for submitting a chapter or even a book, or to register for a conference. I’m sure many of you share this deadline drama! Deadlines may be set for the principal investigator to submit a project proposal, an analytical chemist to evaluate the results of sample analysis, a reviewer to submit their report on a manuscript, a student to submit a project, a postgrad student to submit their thesis...
Usually, the dates are closer than we’d like! And how many times have each of us been frustrated by not being able to meet tight deadlines? Whether working in academia, industry or publishing, there will always be a deadline (or four) to deal with – and we will frequently find ourselves rushing to be on time.
Read the full article now
Log in or register to read this article in full and gain access to The Analytical Scientist’s entire content archive. It’s FREE and always will be!
Or register now - it’s free and always will be!
You will benefit from:
- Unlimited access to ALL articles
- News, interviews & opinions from leading industry experts
- Receive print (and PDF) copies of The Analytical Scientist magazine
Or Login via Social Media
By clicking on any of the above social media links, you are agreeing to our Privacy Notice.