24 pages tagged "academia behind the scenes"

How to prevent burn-out? About staying sane in academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 11 Apr 2017 17:58
Provides twelve suggestions on how to prevent burn-out and keep your sanity

Publish or Perish General Search - a Swiss Army Knife?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 26 Mar 2017 20:56
Lists five little known things you can do with the PoP General Citation Search

Google Scholar is a serious alternative to Web of Science
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 26 Mar 2017 20:36
Argues that Google Scholar needs to be treated as a serious alternative data source for citation analysis

Want to impress at an academic job interview?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 26 Mar 2017 14:02
Shows you how to use PoP do some intelligence gathering to make a good impression at a job interview

Strange journal invitations popping up in my inbox every day
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 15 Feb 2017 15:24
Discusses the phenomenon of predatory open access journals

The four P's of getting published
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 12 Feb 2017 16:12
Short summary of white paper explaining how performance, practice, participation and persistance are needed to publish academic papers

How to find your next research project?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 31 Dec 2016 22:03
Provides suggestions on how to find new and interesting research projects

From h-index to hIa: The ins and outs of research metrics
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 23 Dec 2016 17:56
Explains two key research metrics and compares three sources of citation data: the Web of Science, Scopus, and Google Scholar.

The four P's of publishing
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Dec 2016 14:59
Explains how performance, practice, participation and persistance are needed to publish academic papers

Why does my paper get a desk-reject time and again?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Dec 2016 11:38
About the importance of joining the journal’s “conversation”

How to write successful funding applications?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 30 Nov 2016 13:05
Provides ten tips for successful funding applications

Presenting your case for tenure or promotion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 23 Nov 2016 16:21
Shows how to make your case for tenure or promotion by comparing your record to a relevant peer group

How to conduct searches with Microsoft Academic
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 13 Apr 2017 16:40
Explains how to use Microsoft Academic as a new data source in Publish or Perish

Microsoft Academic: Is the Phoenix getting wings?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 13 Apr 2017 16:34
Compares citation coverage in the new Microsoft Academic with Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science

Harzing.com blog 1 year old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 29 Mar 2017 09:44
Celebrating my blog's first anniversary with the top-10 most read blogs

Welcome to my blog!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 8 Mar 2017 16:56
Introduction to Anne-Wil's blog

How to get listed on the ESI ranking of highly cited authors
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 27 Dec 2016 18:30
Illustrates how tongue-in-cheek papers might be taken seriously by naive (or desparate) academics

Publish or Perish increases transparency in academic appointments
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 9 Dec 2016 15:31
Illustrates how PoP has been used to expose nepotism and incompetence

Web of Science: How to be robbed of 10 years of citations in one week!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 26 Mar 2017 14:15
Shows how academics can be "robbed" of citation through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 26 Mar 2017 14:03
Short summary of white paper on the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

Publish or Perish: Realising Google Scholar's potential to democratise citation analysis
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 26 Mar 2017 13:32
Reports on a presentation at the Google Scholar Day: Changing current evaluation paradigms

Replication studies: learning from failure and success
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 15 Feb 2017 15:24
Short commentary illustrating the importance of replication through two examples

Replication study gives thumbs up for the individual annual h-index
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 27 Dec 2016 17:46
Applies the hIa index for a large sample of academics in the United Emirates

EURAM Meet the editors panel
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 29 Nov 2016 18:33
Reports on a meet the editors panel at the 2016 EURAM conference