Take your place front and center

Giving a talk takes courage. The spotlight is on you, and instinctively many presenters simply want to hide away behind their laptop or lectern. Away from the spotlights. If we could give one ultimate performance tip, (aside from always wearing a smile), it would be: Take your place front and center. Try to stand as…

Science podcasts you should be listening to

It’s summer. It’s quiet down the corridors, email traffic has slowed down and you may have found yourself with some added free time on your hands. So here it is: a new blog post listing some science podcasts we think you should be listening to. Perfect for during one of those mind-numbing tasks (manually copying…

Four steps to pitch your project

What is the best way to pitch your research or project? We already covered this in a previous post, but let’s now look at a very hands-on application, where we redesign a project flyer by BrEA in four steps.  The techniques we use can equally be used to pitch a project to an investor, when…