Posts & Resources: Online Portfolio

Posts & Resources: Online Portfolio

Janet at SAGE

This online portfolio includes links to recent posts and articles, as well as instructional resources for my books.

Academic Writing and Publishing
15 Tips for engaging conference presentations
Write with Purpose, Publish for Impact 
(series on SAGE MethodSpace)
Research for Social Good (series on SAGE MethodSpace)
Academic Writing for Social Good 
Academic Writing: Counting Words of Meaning?

Academic Writing with Pen in Hand
Academic ≠ Boring: Presenting Your Research
But Does it Work? New Text on Evaluation to the Rescue!
Co-authoring & writing collaboration: Planning strategies for success
Communicate visually to engage readers!

Editors’ Roles: Relating to Contributors
Editors’ Roles: Selecting Chapters 
Envisioning an Edited Book
Focus Series Autumn 2018
From Dissertation to Book: An Author Interview
From solo to global: AcWriMo
Honesty and Originality in Academic Writing
Open Access Scholarly Journals: Real and Fake
Proposing an Edited Book
Real Research in a Fake News World 
Reflect and Reboot
Research for Good: Ethics & Leadership
Research for Social Good: Whose Voice?
Reimagining Ancillary Materials for Texts and Academic Books
Research > Publication > Impact (You Might Need a Strategy for That)
Revive Old Writing Project, or Let It Die?
What is a “holistic publication strategy”?
Writing in tribute: Don’t wait for the eulogy!

Critical and Creative Thinking
Critical and Creative Thinking (series on SAGE MethodSpace)
Covert Research & Consent: Winning Paper (Interview) 
Ethics Resources on SAGE Research Methods

Emerging Research Methods
Autoethnography Stretches Out
Case Studies: What Types Get Published?
Diary Methods
Getting Started: More Online Qualitative Research Design Basics 
Lessons from Popular Ethnographies
Lessons from Popular Case Studies

Listening to the Sounds of Research 
Online Research: Holistic Thinking and Qualitative Design Seeing and Hearing the Problem: Using Video in Qualitative Research
Qualitative Research in 2017

Teaching Research Methods
A Case for Teaching Methods
Cases in Online Interview Research: Companion Study Site
Creating a Culture of Inquiry in the Classroom
Online Collaboration & Learning: Highlights from e/merge Africa Festival
Pedagogy of book and chapter organization
Pedagogy of the book and chapter questions

Research to Learn with Class Projects 
Research Online: Companion Study Site
Qualitative Online Interviews:
Companion Study Site
Scholarship & Exchange: e/merge Africa
Using Inquiry Models to Learn How to Ask Questions Doing Qualitative

Ethics and Education
Giving Voice to Values in the Classroom

Social Commentary
A Social Scientist Looks at the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Academic writers tackle social issues
Bullying: Bad for People, Bad for Scholarship
Can writers be social online?
More Than a Headline: Scholarship on Today’s Hot-Button Issues
Re-Activate: Why Are We Marching?
Social Media or Social Web? (Part of a special issue: Social Science & Social Futures: Fast Scholarship, Emerging Technologies & the Future of Inquiry)
This MLK Day Go Beyond the Soundbite

Path to Publishing: Create Your Strategy

You spent a lot of time researching and writing a thesis, dissertation, or capstone project. How can you convert your academic work into a career asset? Registration is open for the course starting February 13, 2017!

Everyone knows we should publish something based on the dissertation- but where to start? While some people are on a scholarly track and want to publish in peer-reviewed journals, others would benefit from publishing practical guides or how-to manuals. These events will offer ideas and strategies for a wide range of publication options that align with career goals.

What are the best options for you, and how can you turn your aspirations into reality? If you want to walk the Path to Publishing, but need a plan, this 6-week course is designed for you! We’ll be with you every step of the way, with two live webinars, discussions, and constructive suggestions about how to improve your writing and maximise your chances of publication. You will work through weekly lessons and exercises, and generate a publication strategy. Learn more and register here

 

 Visit Helen Kara’s blog for more about the course and our collaboration!

Find registration and payment information at www.path2publishing.com.

5 Ways to Use Your Dissertation for Publications

TAAJoin me for a webinar with the Textbook and Academic Authors Association!

5 Ways to Use Your Dissertation for Publications

Registration: https://taaa.memberclicks.net/events
Date: Wednesday, May 18, 3-4 p.m. ET. Find your time zone here.
Free to TAA members. Not a member? Membership is affordable, and worthwhile. Join, let’s learn from each other and share ideas about academic writing!

5ways-TAAYou spent a lot of time conducting research and writing a dissertation, thesis, or capstone project. You are well aware of the pressure to get your work published, in order to get hired or advance in your academic or professional field. Where do you start? I mined every element of her dissertation to launch a publishing strategy that has resulted in five books, numerous chapters and cases, articles and blog posts. I’ve created a typology of five options for drawing from, building on, or applying your student writing. This webinar is relevant those who have graduated recently as well as to people whose dissertations have been sitting on the shelf for a while.

Learn how to create your own virtual book tour!

TAA

Go on the (Virtual) Road to Promote Your Book

TAA Blog post: 6 Key takeaways from the TAA webinar, ‘Go on the (Virtual) Road to Promote Your Book.’ The recording is online in the member resources. If you are an academic writer, consider joining!

 

road-tripWhether ​ you are self-publishing or working with a major publisher, you will need to actively promote your textbooks and encourage faculty to adopt them. Traditionally, writers have taken book tours and given talks, but textbook publishers are unlikely to fund world travel. Why not offer a book tour online? With the Doing Qualitative Research Online Virtual Book Tour I did just that. While some “virtual book tours” simply place guest posts or advertisements on potential readers’ sites, my highly interactive approach includes webinars and online discussions with groups or classes. In this one-hour webinar, I will share tales from the virtual road and steps you can take to launch your own tour.

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