Originally posted on sharmanedit:
There was a fascinating conversation at the blog of neuroscientist Dorothy Bishop recently. As a side point in a post on getting replication studies published, she says: …if a journal commonly rejects papers without review, then it shouldn’t be fussy about the format in which a paper is submitted. It’s just… Continue reading

Originally posted on The Thesis Whisperer:
Recently I Tweeted a link to an article called “How to write 1000 words a day for your blog” which I thought had some good productivity tips for thesis writers. @webnemesis wrote back: ” would like to see someone write a blog post on how to write 1000 words of… Continue reading

Academic phrases made easy

If you’re like me, you probably realized soon enough that academic writing is not highly creative. Instead it is filled with standard phrases that seem to repeat themselves from article to article regardless of the research topic. I guess the phrases below will sound overly familiar: Establishing the importance of the topic (time frame given): … Continue reading Academic phrases made easy

EURAM 2012: call for papers

The European Academy of Management (EURAM) conference takes place in Rotterdam, 6-8 June, 2012. The main topic of the conference is  is social innovation for competitiveness, organizational performance and human excellence. A total of 13 special interest groups will be organized: BUSINESS & SOCIETY  CORPORATE GOVERNANCE  ENTREPRENEURSHIP GENDER, EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY IN ORGANISATIONS  INNOVATION INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT  … Continue reading EURAM 2012: call for papers

Call for papers: Academy of Marketing 2012

The 2012 conference of the Academy of Marketing is entitled Marketing: catching the technology wave.  It is being hosted by the University of Southampton’s School of Management from 2nd – 5th July 2012. Topic introduction: The underpinning of AM2012 is that marketing research has yet to fully catch the technology wave. Where are the conceptual models that … Continue reading Call for papers: Academy of Marketing 2012

Call for papers: EMAC 2012

The 41st European Marketing Academy Conference (2012) will take place in Lisbon, May 22-25. The topic of this year is ” Marketing to Citizens: Going beyond Customers and Consumers” and the conference also offers 20 more research tracks, such as marketing theory, services marketing, marketing research and research methodology. The conference is varied, and offers exceptional participants … Continue reading Call for papers: EMAC 2012