#11 Creating Career Collaborations

Some philosophical reasoning from a lobby in a small hotel in the picturesque back streets of Place de la Republique in Paris, France. KI Career Service is living and breathing cooperation these days in December. We are visiting Institut Pasteur, Epicentre – Médecins Sans Frontières and presenting at ABG Conference on Researchers without borders #EU4PhD.… Read More #11 Creating Career Collaborations

#10 ‘Good things come to those who wait’ – a germ of 2017

What is your favourite TV show in 2017? Have you already seen new series such as ‘13 Reasons Why’ or ‘Handmaid’s Tale’? Were you counting days until the release of next season of ‘House of Cards’, ‘Games of Thrones’ or ‘Stranger Things’? Or maybe you had to wait many years for a next season of… Read More #10 ‘Good things come to those who wait’ – a germ of 2017

#9 Lessons from the 2017 Nobel Laureates in Physiology or Medicine

It’s 11:30 am, the brightest time of a mid-December day in Stockholm, if not for a gentle but annoying rain that has been falling since this very early morning. I can hear different languages around me, somebody complains about the weather or dim light, especially those who have been spending the last hour waiting in… Read More #9 Lessons from the 2017 Nobel Laureates in Physiology or Medicine

#5 New year’s resolutions with the potential to become our highlights in 2018

Many times, highlights do not need to be huge to be significant. This month, we are talking about highlights of the year and I would like to point at those apparently minor occurrences, which make a big difference in our lives. I’m talking about including in our new year’s resolutions some activities with the potential… Read More #5 New year’s resolutions with the potential to become our highlights in 2018

#3 2017: Racing to the finish (and, also, running a marathon)

When looking back at their years as PhD students – in thesis acknowledgements, defence party speeches or just in passing conversations – it is common for fledgling doctors of philosophy to liken this experience to running a marathon race. I guess, superficially, it makes sense. After all, both pursuing a PhD degree and running a… Read More #3 2017: Racing to the finish (and, also, running a marathon)