In this series of “Spotlight on…” posts, we’ll be delving into the detail of the descriptors in Vitae‘s Researcher Development Framework (RDF). Each one of the sixty-three descriptors is a characteristic of an excellent researcher, and we’ll be looking at how UoB PGRs can develop these characteristics.
Luck is a matter of preparation meeting opportunity.
If you want to be “lucky” enough to get the job you want, you need to be prepared to respond to opportunities as and when they arise. So your responsiveness to opportunities is very closely related to your preparedness. What does it mean to be prepared to respond to opportunities?