Writing and Research Tips
Conferences, Part 1: Presenting Your Dissertation Research at a Graduate Conference
25th August 2022When you're writing your dissertation, it's often the only thing on which you have time to focus. Attending academic conferences and presenting papers or posters may seem like nothing more than a distraction from your dissertation writing, editing, and formatting.
Formatting Friday #1: The Importance of Proper Formatting
25th August 2022Welcome to our new blog series, Formatting Friday! Every Friday, we’ll be looking at a topic in formatting.
Formatting Friday: The Chicago Manual of Style
25th August 2022Another one of the main types of formatting styles used by our clients is Chicago, or The Chicago Manual of Style, abbreviated as CMoS or CMS.
How to Write a Resume or CV
25th August 2022Applying for a new job can be stressful, and often, the key to getting your foot in the door for a second look or an interview is a well-organized, thoughtful resume or CV.
Formatting Friday: AP Style
25th August 2022AP style, not to be confused with APA, is the style used in The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law, commonly known as the AP Stylebook.
Formatting Friday: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
25th August 2022IEEE might not be one of the more immediately recognizable formatting styles, but it’s widely used in the fields of computer science and engineering.
Formatting Friday: Vancouver
25th August 2022The Vancouver system, commonly referred to as simply Vancouver, is formally known as the Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals, or the ICMJE Recommendations.
How to Utilize National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), Even for Your Dissertation!
25th August 2022It’s November, and it’s National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). Although it was developed for people writing novels, many people use it to write nonfiction.
Making the Most out of Summer During Graduate School
25th August 2022Summer is here and your instinct might be to kick back and relax and do as little work as possible on your thesis or dissertation – after all, you want to actually enjoy your summer, right? Well…yes and no.
Formatting Friday: What is APA Style?
25th August 2022
Different disciplines use different formatting styles, which can be confusing. Education and the social sciences typically use APA (American Psychological Association) Style.