By Charlesworth Author Services on June 17, 2020

Why include a cover letter with your paper submission to your target journal?

The cover letter is a frequently overlooked part of submitting a paper to a journal for consideration. 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on June 15, 2020

The Charlesworth Group and the Royal Society of Chemistry strengthen their partnership by offering authors language editing and publication support services

LONDON May 2020: The Royal Society of Chemistry has selected The Charlesworth Group to provide English language editing and publication support services in Chinese and English local language as part of an exclusive, enhanced service to their science community. 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on June 01, 2020

Dove Medical Press Ltd, a division of Taylor and Francis Group, usage of Charlesworth WeChat Gateway to extend their China Footprint and deepen their engagement with the Chinese scientific community

This case study will discuss how Dove Medical Press Ltd uses Charlesworth’s proprietary platform WeChat Gateway to deepen its author experience and increase communication and satisfaction levels amongst its Chinese authors, while delivering efficiencies for the publisher. 

 

 

 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on May 29, 2020

How to avoid plagiarism in academic writing

What is plagiarism?

Most researchers are already familiar with the concept of plagiarism, which is presenting someone else’s intellectual property – text, images, ideas, etc. – as your own.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on May 28, 2020

The Charlesworth Group and The American Phytopathological Society broaden their union to offer authors vital publication support

LONDON 28th May 2020: The Charlesworth Group continues their partnership with The American Phytopathological Society (APS) to provide English language editing and publication support services to APS authors around the world, with local language support in Chinese and English. APS already has an existing relationship with The Charlesworth Group who have provided China sales representation to APS since 2012 and adding language editing and support services will elavate support for their author community in China. 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on May 22, 2020

What is public engagement? Five key tips for successful public engagement with your research

Researchers are increasingly required to participate in public engagement and research communication activity. 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on May 18, 2020

The Association for Computing Machinery and The Charlesworth Group Partner to Expand Open Access Publishing in China

LONDON 18th May 2020: The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the world’s oldest and largest scientific computing society, has partnered with The Charlesworth Group to expand the benefits of the ACM OPEN “read and publish” Open Access (OA) licensing model in China.  

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By Charlesworth Author Services on May 07, 2020

How to find your best work rhythm as a PhD student

For many doctoral students, working on a PhD will be unlike any other academic or professional experience.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on April 24, 2020

How to Develop an excellent PhD supervisor relationship

The working relationship that a PhD student has with their supervisor can be the most important factor for determining the success and enjoyment of their doctoral journey. 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on April 16, 2020

The art and science of successful grant writing

Winning funding has become a very important component of ‘success’ for researchers; academics are usually measured by universities and research institutes on the basis of their publications and grant income (to a greater or lesser extent depending on country).

 
 
 
 
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By Charlesworth Author Services on April 07, 2020

SIAM partners with The Charlesworth Group to launch new English language editing and publication support services for SIAM authors

LONDON 6TH April 2020: Charlesworth Author Services is delighted to announce a new partnership with Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) to provide English language editing and publication support services to SIAM’s global research community, 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 26, 2020

Managing peer review as an early career researcher: Learning to communicate effectively with editors

Peer review is the cornerstone of academic publishing, the process by which research manuscripts submitted to journals are appraised. Based on the comments of ‘peer reviewers’, journal editors make decisions whether, or not, to accept articles for publication.

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 17, 2020

How to give a great academic conference presentation: Tips and tricks

One key part of academic development is developing the skills to give great conference presentations. These are skills that can be learned; although some people are naturally talented public speakers, you can develop and train yourself to be better at presenting your work and ideas.

 
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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 10, 2020

Using Podcasts to create research impact

One of our goals at Charlesworth Author Services is to help you ensure that you get your message across in your papers and that your writing and content is memorable.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 03, 2020

How to target your research at high impact journals

In academic publishing, ‘aiming high’ means selecting a target journal with the best possible impact factor.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on February 20, 2020

Effective medical writing skills for researchers

Increasing volumes of new information are constantly added to the existing medical literature because of new research and data collection, as well as novel clinical experiences.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on February 19, 2020

Effective communication during the manuscript submission process

Typically, academic authors tend to submit their articles to journals via online automated systems and then sit back and wait.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on February 09, 2020

How to format a manuscript for submission to an academic journal

Before submitting your manuscript to an academic journal, it is important to format it according to the journal’s guidelines, which can cover anything from the font style used to the sections that should be included in the paper. Formatting a manuscript can be a detailed, time-consuming process, but there a several advantages to submitting a properly formatted manuscript.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on February 07, 2020

Open access journals: What do they mean for you?

Open access (OA) publishing is a relatively recent development in the scientific world, and describes a publishing model in which articles are freely available, unlike the more traditional model of scientific publishing which requires readers to pay to access articles.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on January 28, 2020

What are preprints and preprint servers for research papers?

A preprint is a research article draft completed prior to publication that is then publicly shared by the author(s) prior to, or after, formal journal-controlled peer-review, but before publication. Preprints are documents that are often not typeset or built into online content.

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