Writing a Data Availability Statement: Expert Guidelines & Illustrations
July 21 2021

Writing a Data Availability Statement: Expert Guidelines & Illustrations

Research thrives on the legacy of nourished and deeply rooted literature. While building on this strong knowledge base, researchers challenge themselves with goals set higher in the quest for reaching the skies! A strong foundation or knowledge base puts us in a solid position to continue this journ

How to Write a Persuasive Letter of Support for Grant
July 20 2021

How to Write a Persuasive Letter of Support for Grant

Acquiring funds for your research is an important milestone for every researcher. As the deadline for submitting the grant proposal approaches, there’s a sense of fear that engulfs you into thinking that your application is probably not the best one. While every element of your grant proposal is imp

10 Common Academic Job Interview Mistakes to Avoid
July 14 2021

10 Common Academic Job Interview Mistakes to Avoid

Just came out of an interview and thought to yourself—“I could have answered that question better.” or ‘I shouldn’t have done that!”. Well, you are certainly not alone!Securing academic positions have become so competitive that people with years of experience and impeccable skill sets also fall prey

How to Write an Impressive Thesis Using an AI Language Assistant
July 14 2021

How to Write an Impressive Thesis Using an AI Language Assistant

Structure of a Thesis How to Write a Thesis Statement Role of AI in Academic WritingHow AI Can Assist AuthorsWatch NowWriting an effective thesis is important for researchers to demonstrate their thorough knowledge about the research subject. However, this could be a daunting task given the strugg

3 Effective Tips to Make the Most Out of Your iThenticate Similarity Report
July 13 2021

3 Effective Tips to Make the Most Out of Your iThenticate Similarity Report

This guest post is drafted by an expert from iThenticate, a plagiarism checker trusted by the world’s top researchers, publishers, and scholars.For professional academics, getting their research published is crucial. Researchers need to regularly publish in order to secure full-time and tenure track

Top 5 Key Differences Between Methods and Methodology
July 1 2021

Top 5 Key Differences Between Methods and Methodology

While burning the midnight oil during literature review, most researchers do not realize that the methods and methodology section forms the spine of their research. Researchers use a systematic foundation to conduct research by implementing methods. Methods are strategies, tools, and techniques, whi

Enago Releases Global Survey Report on Research Labs Health
June 28 2021

Enago Releases Global Survey Report on Research Labs Health

New York, USA:Enago, a global leader in editing and publication support services, recently conducted a comprehensive global survey on research laboratories to understand how researchers all over the world are working in labs during the pandemic. This broad survey is the third part of a series of Res

Top 4 Reporting Guidelines for Health and Clinical Research
June 25 2021

Top 4 Reporting Guidelines for Health and Clinical Research

“My research idea is novel and the study design is robust, yet why did the editor reject my paper?” This question often worries researchers! Various top-tier journals have reported rejection rates between 80 to 95%. One of the major reasons for rejection is inaccurate or incomplete reporting of rese

5 Things to Consider While Choosing References for PhD Application
June 23 2021

5 Things to Consider While Choosing References for PhD Application

As a part of your PhD application, you are expected to provide up to three academic referees. However, while focusing on other elements of the application that require direct inputs, some applicants tend to overlook references and may not be critical at choosing them. Little do you know, references

Les revues, missions et Open Access avec la Royal Society
June 17 2021

Les revues, missions et Open Access avec la Royal Society

Watch NowLa Royal Society a le plaisir d’annoncer la tenue prochaine d’un webinaire exclusivement destiné aux chercheurs du Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS), en collaboration avec Accucoms et Enago. Cette session permettra aux chercheurs se familiariser avec les revues de la Royal

Top 5 Tips on How to Choose Your PhD Examiner
June 17 2021

Top 5 Tips on How to Choose Your PhD Examiner

In your PhD journey, you may have seen it all—the late nights, the tears, the frustration! Although completing your PhD thesis is an accomplishment in itself, defending it is the most awaited momentous event. While preparing to defend the thesis becomes priority, PhD students often neglect the impor

ICMJE Guidelines for Writing a Medical Research Paper
June 10 2021

ICMJE Guidelines for Writing a Medical Research Paper

International guidelines for medical writing ICMJE recommendations Authorship rules by ICJME Publication ethicsWatch NowAre you concerned whether your research study has been conducted as per the standard ethical guidelines? Have you followed the best practices to describe and report the findings?

How to Write a Data Management Plan During Grant Application
June 10 2021

How to Write a Data Management Plan During Grant Application

This article is also available in: Russian, Portuguese, Turkish, and SpanishAlong with other essential requisites of a grant application, funders are increasingly mandating applicants to submit data management plan (DMP). A funding proposal can be considered as a preliminary outline plan for a compr

5 Simple Tips for Writing a Good Research Statement for a Faculty Position
June 2 2021

5 Simple Tips for Writing a Good Research Statement for a Faculty Position

Completed your Ph.D.? What next?Traditionally, most sought-after jobs after completing Ph.D. are university professors and industry R&D labs professionals. While industrial jobs have seen a surge in applicants to various positions, academia has prominently been the most considered field by Ph.Ds. As

How to Prepare a Submission-ready Manuscript Using Artificial Intelligence
May 28 2021

How to Prepare a Submission-ready Manuscript Using Artificial Intelligence

Role of AI in Academic Publishing Benefits to Authors and Publishers Introduction to AI tool Trinka Improve Manuscript Quality with TrinkaWatch NowResearchers often experience outright desk rejections despite numerous prudent grammar and spell checks before submission. One of the important criteria

10 Transferable Ph.D. Skills You Can Use in Most Jobs
May 27 2021

10 Transferable Ph.D. Skills You Can Use in Most Jobs

“No one wants to hire Ph.Ds. because they are overqualified and too independent!”This is one thing Ph.Ds. are tired of hearing. How can your Ph.D. be a liability to your career? Rather, recruiters prefer Ph.D. candidates over others not just for their qualification but for their transferable Ph.D. s

4 Simple Rules for Better Scientific Figures and Images
May 24 2021

4 Simple Rules for Better Scientific Figures and Images

Figures and images are an integral part of academic publishing. Several journal websites present thumbnails of figures alongside the abstract for all their publications. Consequently, figures and images start making an impression right from the point when readers begin their preliminary search! Seve

How to Overcome Imposter Syndrome in Academia
May 19 2021

How to Overcome Imposter Syndrome in Academia

“What am I doing here?”“Do I belong here?”Have these questions plagued your mind making you feel like an imposter? Well, you are not alone! The “imposter syndrome” runs thick in veins of academics, right from early researchers to experienced senior researchers. It can be very painful, damaging, and

10 Practical Tips for a Grad Student to Improve Academic Writing Skills
May 12 2021

10 Practical Tips for a Grad Student to Improve Academic Writing Skills

Academic writing plays central role in STEM research and publication. It serves as a tool of communication to disseminate knowledge acquired in a specific research field. As acquisition of data and findings is necessary, so is its appropriate conveyance to the right audience. In academic writing, in

How to Efficiently Manage Your Laboratory Resources
May 10 2021

How to Efficiently Manage Your Laboratory Resources

Watch NowConducting research work seamlessly hinges on the best laboratory management practices followed in a research laboratory. Setting project timelines, reviewing, managing grants and inventories, updating process documentation and improving workflow, collecting and managing data are a few crit

Top 7 Tips to Draft a Compelling Budget Section for Your Grant Proposal
May 6 2021

Top 7 Tips to Draft a Compelling Budget Section for Your Grant Proposal

This article is also available in: Russian, Portuguese, Turkish, and SpanishWhile financial support is crucial for conducting research, acquiring funds for your research is a challenging task and so is planning the budget section for your grant proposal!The key requisites of a successful grant propo