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102 - How To Win Friends and Influence People

9/16/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger discuss cancelled meetings, time tracking, Roger’s “back to work” strategy, and aligning incentives to get people to do things. Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts: https://pcr.apple.com/id1133375717 Subscribe to the...

Duration:01:00:40

101 - The Insider's Episode

8/31/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger follow-up on several Effort Report-isms including time pies, collabo-friends, and Venn diagrams and discuss some academic life hacks. When they're done with that, they discuss how to deal with conflicting advice from mentors. Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science:...

Duration:00:55:09

100 - The 100th Episode

8/16/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger celebrate their 100th episode summarizing some fan feedback, discussing NIH summary statements, travel tips, Elizabeth's pets, and starting at "no". Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts:...

Duration:00:47:12

99 - The Time Between Meetings

7/30/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger have a special announcement regarding the 100th episode of The Effort Report. Also, they discuss networking, the time between meetings, long email signatures, and publicists. Show notes: The Corresponding Author: https://twitter.com/CorrespondAuth Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science:...

Duration:00:54:41

98 - Managing Uncertainty

7/19/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger discuss foreign influence in academic research, managing uncertainty and autonomy, and leadership and team-building, and when is the best time of day to write a paper. Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts:...

Duration:00:55:10

97 - Setting the Record Straight

7/5/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger discuss managing people versus systems, oversimplifying things, and Roger's recent R21 grant submission score. Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts: https://pcr.apple.com/id1133375717 Subscribe to the podcast on Google...

Duration:00:58:27

96 - The Academic Environment

6/21/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger revisit the topic of work-related travel and discuss the role of the institutional environment in faculty productivity and impact. Show notes: Productivity, prominence, and the effects of academic environment Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on...

Duration:00:56:47

95 - From Post-doc to Faculty: The Juggling Act

6/7/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger revisit emotional labor, and discuss age-based awards and juggling multiple projects. Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts: https://pcr.apple.com/id1133375717 Subscribe to the podcast on Google Play: ...

Duration:00:53:06

94 - Emotional Labor

5/24/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger get emotional :) Also, more crying, the meaning of independence, and mentoring. Show notes: Seagulling How frequently should mentors and mentees meet? Emotional labor Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts:...

Duration:00:53:35

93 - Academic Mish Mash

5/9/2019
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In an episode that is a microcosm of life in academia, Elizabeth and Roger touch on everything from collaboration, mentorship, committees, center grants, and saying no to things. Show notes: Collaboration tweet storm https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui/status/1118512248090255360 Academic decision making flowchart: https://twitter.com/gbosslet/status/1119245341495312386 Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report...

Duration:01:04:45

92 - The Business of Busyness

4/16/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger discuss Roger's good mood, getting a paper accepted, Twitter accounts that are all self-promotion, and the constant busyness of academia. Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts: https://pcr.apple.com/id1133375717 Subscribe...

Duration:00:51:38

91 - Tool Building vs. Science

4/5/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger discuss emails in response to the mansplaining episode, tool building, and adjusting the tone of your feedback. Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts: https://pcr.apple.com/id1133375717 Subscribe to the podcast on Google...

Duration:01:00:11

90 - Skepticism vs. Sales

3/15/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger meet in Austin, Texas to talk about crying at work and the conflict between skepticism and sales. Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts: https://pcr.apple.com/id1133375717 Subscribe to the podcast on Google Play: ...

Duration:01:12:15

89 - The One About Collabofriends

2/28/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger tackle the cold hard truth and coping mechanisms. Show notes: Aaron Carroll's tweet thread Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts: https://pcr.apple.com/id1133375717 Subscribe to the podcast on Google Play: ...

Duration:00:50:30

88 - The Last Minute Frenzy

2/15/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger talk about different styles of managing a project as a deadline is looming. Also, what to do about being the second pick. Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts: https://pcr.apple.com/id1133375717 Subscribe to the podcast...

Duration:00:54:10

87 - Live from Vanderbilt University

1/28/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger travel to Vanderbilt University to do a live show hosted by the Vandy Department of Biostatistics. In this episode they discuss how to learn the system at a new place and take questions from the audience about what makes a good talk, whether lots of papers equals quality, and continuing education. Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter:...

Duration:01:09:01

86 - Social Networks

1/11/2019
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Elizabeth and Roger celebrate the onset of 2019 with a discussion about the role of social networks in academic success. Show notes: Integration in emerging social networks explains academic failure and success Roger on Twitter: Tweets from @rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: Tweets from @elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: Tweets from @theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts:...

Duration:01:00:47

85 - Awkward Conversations

12/14/2018
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Elizabeth and Roger discuss Venn diagrams, the end of science, and having awkward conversations with collaborators. Show notes: Science Is Getting Less Bang for Its Buck Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts:...

Duration:01:06:26

84 - The Venn Diagram of Research and Education

11/26/2018
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Elizabeth and Roger discuss the charged topic of who should be doing the teaching, and who should be teaching research skills and methods to students and trainees who are on a research track. Show notes: Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts:...

Duration:00:52:44

83 - Social Capital and the Peng Rule

11/12/2018
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Elizabeth and Roger talk about the relative values of social capital and having a more tangible skill set or resource in career success. Show notes: I am an angry woman. From workplace bias to sexist politics, we have a lot to be angry about. Roger on Twitter: https://twitter.com/rdpeng Elizabeth on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elizabethmatsui Effort Report on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeffortreport Get The Art of Data Science: https://leanpub.com/artofdatascience Subscribe to...

Duration:01:00:33