The value of failure

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up” - Thomas Edison   Regardless from which profession they come, when asking successful people about their success, failure is always a key ingredient. So, the conception that successful people don’t fail is simply a myth.... Continue Reading →

#five2read: handling big goals, identify your purpose, deal with criticism, re-built habits and more

Navigating the struggles in early career academia can be a hard, sometimes impossible, task. And we often feel quite alone in our position as navigator. But guess what? You aren't! I'm just back from the great European Ornithologist Conference where I organized an evening event for young academics to ask questions to a selected panel... Continue Reading →

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