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Jul

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Ten Great Tips for Putting Together a Poster for a Conference

Ten Great Tips for Putting Together a Poster for a Conference

Ten Great Tips for Putting Together a Poster for a Conference Actively attending conferences and academic congresses in your field is another great way of disseminating knowledge, meeting people and networking. You usually run into a lot of like-minded people, with similar academic interests and aspirations, and are able to discuss your findings from various […]

27
Jun

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Impact Factor

Journal Impact Factor Explained

Impact Factor: What is It and Why is It Important? You might already be familiar with the colorful world of journals, their rankings and the race of some scholars to publish in journals with high impact factors (IF) attached to them. Some universities and other institutions, as well as grant agencies, require their employees to […]

13
Jun

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Signs that it is Time to Stop Editing

Signs that it is Time to Stop Editing

Perfectionism is self-abuse of the highest order. — Anne Wilson Schaef It can sometimes be very difficult to stop reading and re-reading your manuscript and decide that it is time to submit it. There are always sentences that could be written better and paragraphs that would benefit from an additional reference. However, you need to […]

30
May

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Tips on Writing for an Academic Journal

Tips on Writing for an Academic Journal

If you ever had to put together a literature review, then you probably got burnt out on reading the same type of journal article over and over again. If you are interested in the subject matter at hand, a few in one sitting can be okay, but after ten or twelve articles in one day […]

16
May

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How to Make Your Final Dissertation Formatting Review Easier

How to Make Your Final Dissertation Formatting Review Easier

Just when you thought your dissertation was finished, it comes time to review your dissertation’s format. Formatting style is usually a university requirement. As the name suggests, it is concerned with the formatting aspects of your manuscript — elements such as margins, title page, size and spacing, and pagination. The process not only ensures that […]

18
Apr

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Crafting a Great Acknowledgement Section

Crafting a Great Acknowledgement Section

Research is often seen as a more or less unbiased activity, conducted by people whose personal preferences, opinions and lives should be kept in the background whilst conducting their research and analyzing their data. The thesis itself is a professional narration that hopefully inspires the reader with confidence about the rigor of the study and […]

04
Apr

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How to Write a Dissertation Proposal

How to Write a Dissertation Proposal

A good dissertation proposal sets you up for success in the journey of completing a dissertation. It is an extensive roadmap that will show what you are planning to research and how. It does not need to be exact, and it is expected that you might change certain parts of your research project as you […]

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