Author Archives: browney

Shut Up and Write

My university along with many others has adopted the concept of “Shut up and Write” where there are designated times that students commit to just writing. It’s a great way to simply get on with it.  This is something I’ve … Continue reading

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Research can be a dark place

In the last few days I’ve seen the pressure that self-directed study and research can put people under. One was someone just a few weeks from submitting their thesis,  the other had just embarked on their PhD. Both just seemed … Continue reading

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Status Update – the completion of the first month of “What’s Next”

Wow a month down already. Where did I have time for work? My thesis is now back on track. I’d ignored it over the month of March as I wound out of life at my firm. I then submitted a … Continue reading

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Anzac Day

Australia and New Zealand took time to remember those who fell 100 years ago at Gallipoli on Saturday. I along with about 20,000 others attended the Dawn Service in Adelaide. Hundreds of thousands also attended at other locations elsewhere in … Continue reading

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So that’s Chapter 3 not done

The last week or so has seen  a concerted effort to get Chapter 3 of my thesis my Research Methodology completed for discussion with my supervisor. I’d reworked and reworked the draft over the last few weeks. I was happy … Continue reading

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