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    5 Effective Ways Professors Can Build a Personal Brand

    Brands? Aren’t those for corporations and businesses? Not anymore.  Building your brand is about what people think of when they think of you. As a professor, you represent you...

    Sep 04, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 1 month ago

    Career in Research: Pros and Cons

    This article was featured in the INOMICS Handbook 2017, a new career guide for Economists. Download it here. Upon completion of a masters degree or PhD, the big question arise...

    Aug 25, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    5 Useful Tips for Career Development and Increasing Academic Network

    Career development and networking go hand in hand. It’s important to start working on them before entering the workforce permanently. Not every connection needs to be made in your ...

    Aug 25, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 3 months ago

    7 Presentation Tools That Engage Students More Than Slideshows

    College students complain about a lot of things—lack of sleep, dining hall food, and finals week, to name a few. As a professor, it isn't your job to address complaints about life ...

    Aug 25, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    How To Apply For Research Funding: 10 Tips For Economists in Academia

    Applying for funding is a major part of life as an academic. Here are 10 tips for applying for funding as an economist: 1. Apply early One important tip to remember is t...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    What To Expect And How To Prepare For The Assessment Centre - A Guide For Economists

    When you are applying for jobs as a graduate economist, as part of the application process you may be asked to attend an assessment centre. Assessment centres are a tool commonly u...

    Aug 25, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 5 months ago

    What to Do With Your Economics Degree: Career Paths for An Economist

    What kind of jobs can you get with an economics degree? Today we're considering five possible careers for economics graduates and the pros and cons of each. Researcher One ap...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Pros & Cons of Being A College Professor

    If you're thinking about directions for your research career, one possibility is to become a professor, teaching and researching in a university context. This is one of the most de...

    Aug 25, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Economists and Entrepreneurship: Can Economists Be Good Entrepreneurs?

    If you're studying economics and are thinking about possible career options, have you considered entrepreneurship? Studying economics gives you many skills which are useful in runn...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 6 months ago

    Non-Profit Sector: Job Options for an Economist

    You know that there are a ton of career prospects open to someone who has studied economics, spanning from academia, to the finance industry, to management consulting. A big plus a...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 7 months ago

    Where To Pursue an Academic Career as an Economist: USA vs Europe

    If you're an economist and you're starting to plan out your career options, then you have a big decision to make: where should you pursue your career? The two biggest locations for...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Top Economics Conferences 2016/17

    Are you looking for a great economics conference?...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Meet Vladimir: an Associate Professor of Economics at Ewha Womans University in Seoul

    Vladimir Hlasny is an associate professor of Economics at Ewha Womans University in Seoul. We chose him as the winner of our Conference Grant Contest 2016 and a...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    • 8 months ago

    Current Prizes for Young Economists

    If you're a young economics student, then there are a number of prizes which you might be eligible for. Various economics organisations create competitions or awards in which they ...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    10 New Year's Resolutions for an Academic Teacher of Economics

    Welcome to 2017! It's the perfect time to start with your New Year's resolutions and see what you want to learn, change or improve this year. Get inspired by our list of ...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    How to Find An Economics Job in an International Organisation

    If you're working on your economics degree, you might be wondering about what career options are open to you before. You can do all sorts of work with the skills which you'll pick ...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    10 Tips to Make Your Lectures More Engaging For Your Students

    It can be tough for students to stay attentive during long and demanding lectures, so here are 10 tips to keep students engaged when you're teaching: 1. Ask questions and seek y...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Top 10 Economics Journals

    All academics know how important it is to get your work published. The journal which you publish your work in can have a big effect on how it is perceived and on how many people it...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    6 Steps To Become a College Professor

    1. Publish, publish, publish. Once you've completed a postdoc position or two and you're looking for a professor position, the biggest factor in getting hired will be your&...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Academizing During Your First Academic Conference

    There was a certain naiveté in the air when I went to my first academic conference. I thought that all I would have to do is to write a decent paper and to present it to the public...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Which Academic Conferences Should You Attend?

    While we try to keep you up to date on top conferences around the world, for instance in two recent posts on 2014 conferences on econometrics and finance, sometimes ...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    How To Make The Most of Your Conference Trip

    Photo Credit: Flickr @ITU Pictures Attending a conference can be a fun and exciting chance to visit a new place, to connect with peers and senior figures, and to learn abou...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    How To Deal With Nervousness During Presentations At a Conference

    You've been accepted to give a talk at a conference, you've worked on your presentation, and you're ready to go – now you just need to keep your nerves under control! It's very com...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Inviting Participants And Advertising Your Conference

    Organizing a small conference or workshop – why and how to do it  Your working hours as a PhD student or postdoc are already busy and full of demands on your time and your ...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    How Can Social Media Help Researchers In Their Career Development?

    Nowadays it's almost expected for academics to be active on social media sites like Twitter and Facebook. For a generation who grew up with internet technology as a part of their l...

    Aug 26, 2017 https://inomics.com