2804, 2015

Being the Project Manager of your Dissertation

By |April 28th, 2015|Categories: Dissertation Proposal|

Managing my dissertation like a year-long project was one of the best decisions I made. I used a tool called the One Page Project Manager (OPPM) and used it as a Dissertation Project Manager. For an introduction Video Click Here.

I split the Dissertation Project into three sections:

1) Dissertation Proposal 

Chapters 1, 2, 3 and preparing for […]

903, 2015

The Dissertation Intensive

By |March 9th, 2015|Categories: Dissertation Proposal, Dissertation Writing|

Our doctoral program is a non-traditional, low residency model. As students, we live all over the U.S. and beyond. Because of this distance, the lonely process of getting a PhD can be even lonelier when the closest fellow student is 210 miles away. One solution – The Dissertation Intensive. Sound the trumpets. We are now […]

102, 2015

The Dissertation Journey Begins

By |February 1st, 2015|Categories: Dissertation Proposal, Dissertation Writing|

I’m a PhD student and about to start my dissertation. I was going to start with Chapter 1 this weekend, but well, you know what they say about the best laid plans.¬†The step immediately before beginning the actual dissertation is to write a short 5-10 page paper outlining the concept of your dissertation. Well, I […]