chapter  7
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Making Progress

Your supervisor is going to be one of the most important and useful people in your life for the next few months and you need to cultivate a good relationship. It is very likely that, prior to thinking about your project, your only meetings were confined to more or less formal teaching situations. Your attitude towards him or her, in so far as you had one, was probably a combination of respect, awe, calculated deference, fear, contempt, indifference or even dislike and hate, or any of the other complex emotions of human interaction.