Rude or assertive? The link between personality and workplace behaviour

Photo by Yan Krukov on Pexels.com One of the cornerstones of professional success is assertiveness. An assertive employee is someone who expresses their perspectives confidently without making their colleagues feel bad if they disagree. Assertive people care about what others say, but know how to maintain their boundaries and say no. In other words, assertiveness … Continue reading Rude or assertive? The link between personality and workplace behaviour

Best Personal Statement for Pain Fellowship

  Pain is a terrible feeling dreaded by both adults and children, myself included. I vividly remember a few times with my grandmother when I discovered the excruciating pains she felt while walking or chewing solid foods; her life epitomized that of an individual wholly defeated by chronic and relentless pain. Watching her endure discomfort … Continue reading Best Personal Statement for Pain Fellowship

Harvard-successful Statement of Purpose (SOP)

  My Background: I come from a family of teachers. My earliest memories include sitting at the dining table, helping my mum and grandmother place stickers on students work. Whilst I enjoyed being the official “sticker,” I remember thinking I never wanted to be a teacher because it seemed like hard work. The piles of … Continue reading Harvard-successful Statement of Purpose (SOP)