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Time Wasters

Why do some funders demand the investment of so much effort and provide such a poor return for most? Continue reading

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No feedback from the British Academy

British Academy devotes approximately £630,000 of university funding to making 855 early-career researchers feel depressed. Continue reading

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Trying out Prezi

I have just spent all day putting together a presentation using Prezi. That’s not all the time it took – because I’ve already spent another day or two planning the presentation, making notes, gathering images and sketching out a plan. … Continue reading

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Eight steps to writing an academic article

Identify a subject What is the focus? Why is this significant? Who would be interested? Identify a journal Which journals are interested in this subject – according to their aims and scope? Which journals have editors and readers who are … Continue reading

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