Category Archives: Research Tips

Conclusion Tips

I am still trying to sort out my conclusion. At the same time my supervisors’ parents are not doing so well health wise. So it’s an added pressure for me to remain calm and ‘collected’. Anyway, I have finally managed … Continue reading

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Thesis Progress Tracker

Towards the end of your thesis writing endevour, it is a good idea to set up your own “Thesis Progress Tracker”. I got this suggestion from one of the workshops by ThinkWell which I attended a couple of months back. The tracker … Continue reading

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Free Online Tools for Researchers

Please check out the following tools, it may be of interest and use for assisting in research. Citation Tools Zotero – http://www.zotero.org Mendeley – http://www.mendeley.com/ CiteULike – http://www.citeulike.org Connotea – http://www.connotea.org Writing, Mindmapping and Storing Tools Google Docs – http://docs.google.com/Continue reading

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A Planned Everything

I recently attended a couple more seminars run by the ThinkWell company. This company usually runs training and workshops helping others, especially researchers be more effective in their daily encounters. On their website, they provided a couple of resources that may be of interest for PhD … Continue reading

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Colloquial!

In Malaysia, at this time of the year, I won’t even be here. But I am not in Malaysia, am I??? Arrr sungguh sedih sekali 😦 So, on the 2nd of Syawal, I received my Discussion chapter back from the big … Continue reading

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Much Ado About ‘Discussion’ 2

Notice that when you rushed things, instead of falling in place together, everything seem to be falling apart. Hu..hu..hu..it’s normal for me – bila nak cepat, lagi bertambah lambat lagi ada. Huwaaa… Anyway, I thought the stress and ‘keseksaan’ of … Continue reading

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Referencing Style Guides

This tool provided on the LTU library guide web is the coolest and way easiest way to find out how to cite references in your writing. I am currently using Harvard, so the Academic Referencing Tool (ART) actually helps me identify how to … Continue reading

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