Be an active (young) researcher looking for high standards

Be fair and friendly
Stay with your values
Be ethical
Be yourself

Make your own network:

  • People from your group
  • Collaborators
  • Conferences
  • Membership in societies
  • Social media
  • Website?
  • Papers’ alerts (make you up to date and help define your network)


  • Talk with people (also “big” Profs)
  • Be positive and smile

Social media:

  • LinkedIn
  • Twitter
  • ResearchGate
  • Instagram?
  • Facebook?

BUT: keep them updated!