Perseverance is a quality that can far outweigh talent, and it is also what you need to successfully finish your dissertation. It is important to give your best effort, even if you don’t feel like you have all of the skills necessary to complete the task at hand. Simply by using the resources, skills and effort that you have available, you will be able to complete a quality product.

You can do this! Many have done this before you, and there are many dissertations that have been published before yours. Look to your own talents, check out other dissertations, contact your dissertation chair, use your friends and family, and you will be able to draw the resources you need to complete this tough but extremely rewarding task.