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Company News, Training Services and Author Publication Tips

By Charlesworth Author Services on August 02, 2019

Terry Pratchett tells us how to survive Peer Review

Your next paper is more likely to pass successfully through peer review if the results and conclusions of your work are ‘as expected’.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on May 20, 2019

The Charlesworth Knowledge ‘pirate code’: Easy and effective data presentation

As we count down to our next Charlesworth Knowledge FREE webinar, ‘Get on top of your statistics and data presentation’, on Tuesday 28th May (10am BST and 2pm BST), the 'pirate code' for effective data presentation includes some of the tips and tricks that we’ll cover.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on April 26, 2019

‘Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm’

Academics experience more rejection than almost any other profession. Learn to manage this with Charlesworth Knowledge.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 22, 2019

Can you steal from yourself? Learn about ‘self-plagiarism’ with Charlesworth Knowledge

Research ethics, especially plagiarism, can be complex. Charlesworth Knowledge training courses and online materials can help, so why not get in touch with a member of our team for more information?

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 18, 2019

Making a good impression: The Charlesworth Knowledge ten-second rule

 

Making a good impression in an interview, or summoning the courage to talk to a senior colleague at a research conference, can be a difficult and daunting prospect. Charlesworth Knowledge training courses can help: we can enable you to overcome the nerves that come naturally when you suddenly find yourself in these situations, and teach you some tricks and tips to help ensure you make the best possible first impression on colleagues.

 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 05, 2019

Charlesworth Knowledge Free Webinar: 17:00 GMT on Friday March 8th, 2019

 

It’s not too late to sign up for our free Webinar ‘Writing an effective scientific paper’, going live 17:00 GMT on Friday March 8th, 2019.

 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on February 22, 2019

Recover from an academic setback with Charlesworth Knowledge

Train with Charlesworth Knowledge to recover from academic setbacks.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on February 15, 2019

The Red Queen in Research and Publishing: Through the looking glass with Charlesworth Knowledge

 

Charlesworth Knowledge workshops can help you broaden your research perspective and find ideas for shifts out of the “research rat race”. Training can help you to “see the wood from the trees” and take your research development to the next level in terms of ideas, paper and grant writing, and presentation skills.

 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on February 12, 2019

Happy Darwin Day from Charlesworth Knowledge

Today, February 12th, is Darwin Day, the 210th anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin, probably the most famous scientist to have ever lived.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on January 29, 2019

“Bring the facts: Bust the myths”: Series of landmark articles in Learned Publishing

 

This month sees the publication of a special issue of Learned Publishing, the scholarly journal of the Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers (ALPSS), "Bring the Facts: Bust the myths". This issue addresses some of the ‘myths’ common within the publishing industry related to academia and includes an article from Dr. Gareth Dyke, Head of Content Development and Delivery at The Charlesworth Group.

 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on January 04, 2019

Charlesworth Knowledge: Your graduate training network education provider

 

Perhaps you, or your University, are currently involved in putting together a European Union Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (ITN) application. Perhaps you did not know about this programme? We can help.

 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on January 03, 2019

New Year thoughts: One of the busiest times in academic publishing

 

I’ve spent a lot of time working over the Christmas and New Year period; although this drives my family crazy, year-end (at least in our part of the world) is actually one of the busiest periods for researchers and for those involved with journal and manuscript editing.

 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on December 20, 2018

Merry Christmas from Transylvania: Charlesworth Knowledge in Cluj Napoca, Romania

 

 

 

Dr. Gareth Dyke, head of Content Development and Delivery for The Charlesworth Group, spends lots of his time in Cluj Napoca, Romania. He recently presented talks at Babeș-Bolyai University and met with early career researchers and other colleagues.

 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on December 06, 2018

Charlesworth Knowledge: Easily accessible training-on-demand for Chinese researchers

The Charlesworth Group offers a flexible learning solution for busy early career researchers in China: short, easily-accessible video presentations on important research and skills topics that are available for views on mobile within WeChat.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on December 05, 2018

Charlesworth Knowledge on the Silk Road

 

Charlesworth Knowledge recently presented a series of author training sessions in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The number of young researchers within this region is growing year-on-year and more-and-more experienced academics are returning from studies and positions internationally. This translates to more-and-more early career researchers (ECRs) interested in developing the skills they need to further their careers and be successful in academic publishing.

 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on November 27, 2018

Motivating and empowering young researchers

Our team from Charlesworth Knowledge, the author education service provided by The Charlesworth Group, delivered a very successful series of researcher workshops last week at universities in Spain.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on November 07, 2019

Received a rejection letter? Don’t take it to heart as this is not always what it seems

No one likes getting rejection letters. Sadly, however, these are a fact of academic life; papers sent out to journals and grant applications are more likely to be rejected than accepted (or funded), especially if you are doing what you should be doing and aiming high with initial manuscript submissions (trying to get your work published in the best possible journals).

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By Charlesworth Author Services on February 06, 2018

What to Include in Your Acknowledgments Section

Most academic papers have many people who have helped in some way in the preparation of the written version or the research itself. This could be someone from a sponsoring institution, a funding body, other researchers, or even family, friends or colleagues who have helped in the preparation.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on November 27, 2017

Academic Repositories: What are they?

A ‘repository’ is where items (or data) are stored. A digital repository is a place for storing any documents, files or data online. So, what is an academic repository?

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By Charlesworth Author Services on April 25, 2017

Artificial Intelligence and its Impact on Academic Publishing

Artificial intelligence is used increasingly in everday life. So what impact will it have in the workplace and in the scientific publishing industry?

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