The Importance of Having Positive Working Relationships: A Case Study

Veronica Burrows, PhD: The Importance of Having Positive Working Relationships: A Case Study

The Importance of Having Positive Working Relationships: A Case Study

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Words of Wisdom: Dr. Burrows
The importance of allowing yourself the opportunity to change your mind and reconsider your goals.

Interpersonal Satisfaction
The satisfaction that comes from working with colleagues and interacting with others.

The Importance of Sharing Stories
The importance of hearing other people's stories.

How Do You Build Resiliency?
The importance of having a number of things in your life that bring you joy and satisfaction.

Finding Balance While Pregnant, Moving a Lab, and Negotiating Leave
The importance of maintaining a balanced lifestyle to alleviate stress.

Ways to Cope with Minor Issues Related to Being a Woman
How to observe others' reactions to subtle comments in order to gauge an appropriate response.

It's the Little Things that Annoy You (Part 1)
The importance of picking your battles to avoid unfair labeling.

It's the Little Things that Annoy You (Part 2)
Captures the small but noticeable annoyances that come with being the only woman.

Critical Mass
Captures the annoyance of male colleagues making sexist assumptions and the challenges with conference travel as a female graduate student.

Standing Out as a Woman
An alternative way to approach being the only woman in a given situation.

Interpersonal Satisfaction
The satisfaction that comes from working with colleagues and interacting with others.

The Importance of Sharing Stories
The importance of hearing other people's stories.

Working with Students
Working with graduate students is a rewarding aspect of being a faculty member.

Awkward Social Interactions
The challenges of working in male-dominated academic environments and the negative stereotypes associated with women who have children.

Being Comfortable as a Woman Among Men
Emphasizes positive peer relationships within her cohort.

Creating an Environment for Exchanging Ideas
How the physical space in a laboratory allowed for collaboration among colleagues.

Words of Wisdom: Dr. Levitus
Urges students not to get wrapped into issues that do not directly involve them.

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