Mindset for research, A.K.A How to fail beautifully at your research

smartphones: gateway to productivity, procrastination and burnout all at once. This is a model I personally owned to do work on the go. image obtained from wikipedia

Accept that failure is the default outcome

Obtained from The Atlantic article “Ignoring People for Phones Is the New Normal”
“harsh protest” example. Photo by Timothy Eberly on Unsplash

Why we have setbacks ?

Reappraise and move on

Have a plan B

Don’t spread yourself too thin

Deal with your procrastination

Have a purpose beyond your personal benefit

Importance of rest

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Bioinformatics Scientist, writing about data analysis, genomics, bioinformatics, and science. https://al2na.co