Advice to researchers
Datasets usually provide raw data for analysis. This raw data often comes in spreadsheet form, but can be any collection of data, on which analysis can be performed.
5 pdfs of tips by John R. Hutchinson, who is no saint but tries to help others.
Giving a conference talk
"Success" in a scientific (academic) career
Being a PhD student
Writing scientific papers
Hmm... I wrote much of these >1 yr ago and my views on some things have already changed. Take what you like and ignore the rest.