If the Rose Family of Schitt's creek can have their estate repossessed and forced to live in a motel within a one-horse town, you can survive any misfortune your research career throws your way. Rough patches are a given in research. Grant rejections, failed experiments, and criticisms; oh my! So, how do scientists cope during the downturns of the research roller coaster? We have our ways. But if you feel hung out to dry and have difficulty seeing through the fog, it's time to channel some experts at maneuvering through tough times.
Moira: Reality shifter
"You are blind to Reality and for that I am most Proud."
Johnny Rose: No school, like the old school.
"Let me explain something about business. It's a dance. And sometimes you lead. And sometimes you follow."
Alexis: The eternal optimist
"I don't skate through life, David. I walk through life in really nice shoes."
David: Classic overthinker
“He told me he doesn’t want my help, so I’m just going to play the supportive partner and watch him fail.”