Defeating Self Sabotage: 
An EMGS Webinar and Online Workshop 

Presented by the ESNIA Committee 


When: April 8, 2021 at 2PM Eastern Daylight Savings Time (U.S.)  

Where: Virtual (a link will be provided to all registered participants)

Cost: Free 

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Details: The meeting is open to EMGS members and guests. All participants must register prior to the meeting; a link to the meeting site will be provided via email following registration.  

About this workshop: This workshop will help you understand some of the key self-sabotaging behaviors and what you can do about them: 

  • procrastination, perfectionism, overcommitting, getting distracted. 
  • how to recognize if you are self-sabotaging 
  • when is it just life getting in the way? 
  • identifying what specifically is stopping you from getting your research finished. 
  • what you can do about it 
  • what if you know you’re doing it, but that still doesn’t help? 

Who is it for?: Researchers and research students wishing to understand their behavior patterns better and become more productive. 

Hugh Kearns is recognized internationally as a public speaker, educator and researcher. He regularly lectures at universities across the world which include lectures at Oxford, Cambridge, ETHZurich, Harvard, Berkeley and Stanford. 

His areas of expertise include self-management, positive psychology, work-life balance, learning and creativity. He draws on over twenty-five years of experience as a leading training and development professional within the corporate, financial, education and health sectors in Ireland, Scotland, North America, New Zealand and Australia. He has coached individuals, teams and executives in a wide range of organizations in the public and private sectors. 

Hugh lectures and researches at Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia. He is widely recognized for his ability to take the latest research in psychology and education and apply it to high-performing people and groups. As a co-author with Maria Gardiner, he has published ten books which are in high demand both in Australia and internationally. 

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