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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 10, 2021

Bitesize Webinar: Planning and managing the research process-Module1:Effective collaboration to maximise the potential of research project

Effective collaboration is quintessential to the research process. Through Module 1, we discuss how effective collaboration helps you gain better opportunities, insights and experience; how it furthers your perspective; how it helps popularise your work and how it can help with getting funds for your research. 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 10, 2021

Bitesize Webinar: Planning and managing the research process- Module 2: Developing networking skills that work

It's important to build and stay in contact with your network in order to develop a great working relationship. This module talks about exactly why we need to network and provides insight on ways to make our network grow. 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 10, 2021

Bitesize Webinar: Planning and managing the research process-Module 3: Managing research groups and teams of colleagues

Module 3 talks about how to manage colleagues without taking yourself away from your own research. It discusses about defining roles on a research team, how you can promote effective communication in your group, and manage any conflict.  It'll also guide you on taking a team through the research process.

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 10, 2021

Bitesize Webinar: Planning and managing the research process- Module 4: Presenting research effectively to maximise impact

Module 4 is about the skills that you need to present and promote your research. It takes you through some important interpersonal skills that help with making the right impact on your audience.

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 06, 2021

Webinar: When research goes wrong

In this webinar you will learn about what could possibly go wrong, anticipating challenges, how to respond to unexpected outcomes and becoming a better researcher.

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on December 14, 2020

What to do when you encounter problems with your data

No matter how organised we are, the best laid plans can sometimes still go awry. Encountering various problems with data, during both data collection and analysis, is quite common among PhD students but no matter how frustrating it can seem, there is usually a way around these issues.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on December 10, 2020

How do I know when I have enough material for my thesis?

For many PhD candidates, the doctoral thesis will be the largest piece of work they will have produced. It can therefore be difficult to ascertain exactly how much work you need to do for it. PhD students often ask, for example, how much data is sufficient for a thesis or how much they need to read and include in their writing.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on December 10, 2020

Why does my research look so different to my colleagues’?

Although the nature of PhD research and study is very different from other taught degrees, and our individual progress and results vary widely, it is still common for PhD students to compare the progress and results of their work with others.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on December 10, 2020

How to do your PhD when another researcher has published similar results

Imagine the horror of sitting in a conference and seeing another researcher present a paper that sounds almost exactly like your PhD research. Or, you pick up a journal article only to discover that it discusses very similar results to yours and has tested a hypothesis and asked research questions that sound exceptionally familiar...

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By Charlesworth Author Services on August 06, 2020

What you can do when you can’t collect research data?

Going into lockdown is a tough enough challenge for most people, but all the more so for PhD students and researchers who have to pause or drastically amend their fieldwork or lab work. 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on August 06, 2020

How to do good PhD research during lockdown

Almost everyone is dealing with new ways of working during the current pandemic and lockdown. While some enjoy more time at home, many PhD students, researchers and even established academics are facing diverse practical challenges in terms of carrying out research in isolation, or with very limited resources. 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on May 25, 2017

Reforming Research and Publication Methods

Nature proposes a new type of research paper to encourage researchers to strive for reliable and reproducible results rather than simply acceptance and publication in high-impact journals.

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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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