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One simple tool to improve your writing skills

Are you suffering from writer’s block? Does structuring ideas  give you a headache? Do you find your writing desperately slow? This article gives you some ideas to help you to plan and manage your writing time using an indispensable tool for doctoral students: the PhD diary.

  • 24/04/2018

6 tricks to tame your inner critic while writing

the inner critic

As soon as Gertrude writes a sentence, she hears an inner voice which says: “No, this is too stupid. You cannot write this,” or she mentally sees her supervisor’s sarcastic face. She deletes the sentence; tries another one. Again, “This is ridiculous, delete it immediately.” Again, she wipes it out. After having tried several sentences, […]

  • 03/07/2017