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What is Free Writing and how is it going to help you?

What to include in the Literature Review chapter?

In this video, I reflect on the real purpose of the Literature Review chapter, apart from the most obvious one – reviewing the literature. I also talk about something that many, regardless of whether they are writing a dissertation, a thesis, or an academic article, tend to forget – that in this situation, when you… Read More ›

Dr Kriukow’s guide to how to boost your job prospects while studying

When I was a PhD student, I was lucky enough to have a supervisor who constantly encouraged me to get involved in a variety of activities which I did not, at the time, perceive as being relevant to my main concern – writing my thesis. She encouraged me to submit my first conference paper, to… Read More ›

Video – The truth about citing academic sources

In the video below, I reflect on some issues related to citing. Enjoy 🙂

VIDEO – How to plan your dissertation?