90 pages tagged "academic publishing"

Conclusions: last impressions count too! [6/8]
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 18 Sep 2020 07:34
Last but not least: conclusions are a crucial part of your paper's key message

Do countries specialise in particular research areas?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 12 Sep 2020 10:51
Applies theories of revealed comparative advantage and the competitive advantage of nations to academic disciplines

Middlesex University Winter 2018 writing boot-camp
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:46
Reports on the Winter 2018 writing boot-camp I organised at Cumberland Lodge near Windsor and links to the slides used

Internal versus external promotion [1/4]
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:42
Part 1 of a 4-part post which explains why internal promotion in academia might be harder to achieve than external promotion and gives tips for successful applications

Last impressions count too! The importance of conclusions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:42
Warns against ending your academic article with your study's limitations

62nd edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:41
New version of the Journal Quality List with the 2018 ABS update

Seven advantages of internal promotion [3/4]
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:40
Part 3 of a 4-part post which explains why internal promotion in academia might be harder to achieve than external promotion and gives tips for successful applications

CV of failures
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:40
Explains why rejection and failure are a normal part of an academic career and not something to hide or be embarrassed about

And then there were none: employee relations in marketising universities
Olga Kuznetsova - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:39
Introduces CYGNA member Olga Kuznetsova's article on employee relations in hybrid organisations using a Univeristy and College Union archive

When are theories (not) interesting?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:31
A spirited account of what distinguishes interesting theories from non-interesting ones

64th edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:28
New version of the Journal Quality List with the November 2018 CNRS update

An Australian "productivity boom"? ... or maybe just a database expansion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:26
Shows how difficult longitudinal bibliometric analyses are when database coverage changes

Why does my paper get a desk-reject time and again?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:25
About the importance of joining the journal’s “conversation”

Replication studies: learning from failure and success
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 12:24
Short commentary illustrating the importance of replication through two examples

57th edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 08:34
New version of the Journal Quality List with the 2016 Erasmus Journal List

Writing laudations or obituaries?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 08:24
Illustrates how to ensure you get comprehensive coverage of an academic's work when writing laudations or obituaries

Submit to only one journal at a time
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 8 Sep 2020 08:23
About good practices in journal submission

61st edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:55
New version of the Journal Quality List with the 2017 CNRS update and the 2018 HCERES update

Mobility and gender matter in speed of promotion and development of career capital
Olga Ryazanova - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:49
Guest post by Olga Ryazanova about her AMLE article on mobility, gender and promotion

60th edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:48
New version of the Journal Quality List with the 2017 CNRS update and the 2017 Danish ministry update

Join us at Middlesex - recruiting 11 new colleagues!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:47
Announces a major recruitment round for the Department of Managment, Leadership and Organization at Middlesex University

Even my errata are valued publications! Yes, really...
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:24
Another illustration of the hillarious invitations by predatory journals

"Publier or perir": English in French academia
Anne Laure Humbert - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:24
Guest post by Anne Laure Humbert on the role of English in French academia

Are referencing errors undermining our scholarship and credibility?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:23
Discusses how myths are created through careless referencing

The four C's of getting cited
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:21
Short summary of white paper explaining why competence, collaboration, care and communication help to realise the citation impact of your work

58th edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:21
New version of the Journal Quality List with the 2016 ABDC update and the new FT50 ranking

65th edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:14
New version of the Journal Quality List with the June 2019 CNRS update and the June 2019 FNEGE update

CYGNA: Publishing in Management, Psychology and International Business
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:02
Reports on various CYGNA meetings with the general theme of publishing

How to write for US journals with non-US data
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Sep 2020 10:01
Summarizes an editorial by Carol Kulik that explains how to position your research for an international reader

Strategies for Publishing Pedagogical Research
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:54
Reports on a seminar by David Boud at Middlesex University on the 2nd of July 2019

How to assess journal impact?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:53
Illustrates how Publish or Perish can be used to assess journal impact

To rank or not to rank
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:52
Gives an overview of my research in the field of journal rankings, university rankings and citation rankings

The mystery of the phantom reference: a detective story
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:50
Short summary of white paper that shows how sloppy writing and sloppy quality control lead to a non-existing article being cited nearly 400 times

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:49
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators

Publish or Perish General Search - a Swiss Army Knife?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:48
Lists five little known things you can do with the PoP General Citation Search

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:46
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

CYGNA: Understand your co-author(s) & yourself with MBTI
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:40
Reports on our 23rd CYGNA meeting with a certified MBTI trainer

EURAM Meet the editors panel
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:37
Reports on a meet the editors panel at the 2016 EURAM conference

Tips for promotion applications [4/4]
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:36
Part 4 of a 4-part post which explains why internal promotion in academia might be harder to achieve than external promotion and gives tips for successful applications

Publishing in Management Education Journals
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:32
Report on a seminar by Jon Billsberry at Middlesex University on the 5th of March 2018

How to get listed on the ESI ranking of highly cited authors
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:26
Illustrates how tongue-in-cheek papers might be taken seriously by naive (or desparate) academics

AIB RM-SIG: Research methods in International Business
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:24
Listing of all recent articles published in Journal of International Business Studies dealing with methodological issues

Seven reasons why external promotion is easier [2/4]
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:21
Part 2 of a 4-part post which explains why internal promotion in academia might be harder to achieve than external promotion and gives tips for successful applications

Why are there so few female Economics professors?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 23:19
Short summary of my article in Economisch Statistiche Berichten on gender bias and meritocray in academia

The distinctiveness of European management scholarship
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 12:27
About common sense scholarship that prefers artistic rigour over technical rigour

Return to Meaning: A Social Science with Something to Say
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 12:26
Gives my reflections on my Summer reading "Return to Meaning" and pleads for individual initiative in creating Positive Academia

Australian research output in Economics & Business: quantity over quality?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 6 Sep 2020 12:20
Shows the discrepancy between research productivity and research impact for Australian research in Economics & Business

Proof over promise: a more inclusive ranking of academics
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 5 Sep 2020 15:04
Shows how using a different data source and different metrics completely changes the Dutch Economics top-40

Publish or Perish increases transparency in academic appointments
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 5 Sep 2020 14:57
Illustrates how PoP has been used to expose nepotism and incompetence

Middlesex University 2020 virtual writing boot-camp
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 3 Sep 2020 17:45
Reports on the Summer 2020 virtual writing boot-camp and links to the slides used

Your introduction: first impressions count! [5/8]
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 3 Sep 2020 17:45
What are the elements of an effective introduction: context, importance and interest

Academic publishing resources
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 28 Aug 2020 13:30
Presents resources related to research impact, journal quality, journal rankings and citation analysis

New: Publish or Perish now also exports abstracts
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 28 Aug 2020 13:21
Introduces a new Publish or Perish feature: exporting of publication abstracts

Web resources: working in academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 28 Aug 2020 13:18
Structured overview of four years of blogposts on the following themes: academic publishing, doing (international) research academic etiquette, using the Publish or Perish software, academic careers, gender in academia, research focus.

66th edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 28 Aug 2020 12:58
New version of the Journal Quality List with 2019 ABDC update

67th edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 28 Aug 2020 12:56
New version of the Journal Quality List with updates for the Danish list, HCRES and CNRS

Strange journal invitations popping up in my inbox every day
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 26 Aug 2020 17:13
Discusses the phenomenon of predatory open access journals

How to promote your research achievements without being obnoxious?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 22 Aug 2020 07:32
Provides some quick and easy to implement tips on how to promote your academic work

LIS-Bibliometrics 10th anniversary event: The Future of Research Evaluation
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 19 Aug 2020 16:28
Listing of all video recordings at the LIS-Bibliometrics 10th year anniversary conference

Would you ask a male academic the same question?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 5 Aug 2020 13:08
Discusses the expectations of service-oriented behaviour by female academics

What is that conference networking thing all about?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 5 Aug 2020 13:04
Reflections on the importance of networking in academia and tips on how to do it

How to keep up-to-date with the literature, but avoid information overload?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 5 Aug 2020 13:01
Provides tips on how to keep up-to-date without getting lost in social media overload

The four C's of getting cited
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 5 Aug 2020 12:58
Explains how competence, collaboration, care and communication help to ensure your work is getting the citation impact it deserves

The four P's of getting published
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 5 Aug 2020 12:58
Short summary of white paper explaining how performance, practice, participation and persistance are needed to publish academic papers

Writing your abstract: not a last-minute activity [4/8]
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 4 Aug 2020 07:52
Explains what needs to be included in an effective abstract

Your title: the public face of your paper [3/8]
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 4 Aug 2020 07:52
Illustrates how to create a good title through an iterative process

How to ensure your paper achieves the impact it deserves?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 29 Jul 2020 09:00
Discusses the workflow I use to communicate a new paper

Middlesex University Summer 2018 writing boot-camp
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 Jul 2020 14:38
Reports on the Summer 2018 writing boot-camp I organised at Cumberland Lodge near Windsor and links to the slides used

Welcome
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 9 Jul 2020 20:06
Home page of Anne-Wil's website

Middlesex University Summer 2019 writing boot-camp
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 12 Jun 2020 13:26
Reports on the Summer 2019 writing boot-camp I organised at Cumberland Lodge near Windsor and links to the slides used

CYGNA's 5 year anniversary: MDX writing boot-camp
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Reports on the Middlesex writing bootcamp for CYGNA members - a full day even to celebrate our 5th anniversary

Useful resources when preparing for journal submission
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Presents some key resources to improve your chances of successful publication

The mystery of the phantom reference
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Shows how sloppy writing and sloppy quality control lead to a non-existing article being cited nearly 400 times

Creating a supportive and collaborative research culture at Middlesex University Business School
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
How supportive and collaborative research cultures can improve international research rankings

59th edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
New version of the Journal Quality List with the 2016 FNEGE update and the 2017 HCRES update

Publications
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Overview of books and links to other publications

Who do you want to talk to? Targeting journals [2/8]
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 25 May 2020 07:13
Explains why chosing your target journal is the most important step in the publication process

The four ailments of academic writing and how to cure them
Nico Pizzolato - updated Mon 20 Apr 2020 07:06
Some golden tips on how to improve your academic writing

How to avoid a desk-reject in seven steps [1/8]
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 12 Apr 2020 10:40
Introduces a 7-step process to increase your chances of getting your paper into the review process

Own your place in the world by writing a book
Nico Pizzolato - updated Tue 24 Mar 2020 17:23
A passionate plea to consider publishing a book at least once in your academic career

Let's get emotional: the use of films in teaching tourism
Hyung yu Park - updated Tue 24 Mar 2020 17:23
Hyung highlights the key findings of her exciting work on using films and critical pedagogy in a tourism context

Middlesex University rising in the research rankings
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 16 Feb 2020 12:57
Quick summary of MDX's strongly improved position in three international research rankings

The phantom reference strikes again
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 28 Nov 2019 11:04
Update of a 2017 white paper that shows that - with over 500 citations - the phantom reference is alive and kicking

The four P's of publishing
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 24 Oct 2019 15:13
Explains how performance, practice, participation and persistance are needed to publish academic papers

The Publish or Perish Tutorial: 80 easy tips to get the best out of the Publish or Perish software
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Oct 2019 06:37
The Publish or Perish Tutorial in book format

63rd edition of the Journal Quality List on-line
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 16 Sep 2019 22:43
New version of the Journal Quality List with the June 2018 CNRS update

Complex author questions: very easy!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:10
Details how to run author searches for multiple authors

What makes an article highly cited?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 14 Aug 2019 17:22
Shows topic and author have a stronger influence on citations than journal outlet

Benchmarking research performance
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 11:15
Reports on my presentation at the EFMD Research Leadership Programme

Gender bias and meritocracy: How to make career advancement in Economics more inclusive
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:24
Part of a Dossier on Women in Economics published in Economisch Statistische Berichten