Turbocharge Your Writing (for staff)

Zeng, Q. (Participant)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Description

Would you like to know the secret to high output, low stress scholarly writing? In academia it is often assumed that writing comes naturally. However, an overwhelming body of research shows that there are very clear and practical strategies that can greatly increase your writing productivity.

By the end of the workshop participants will know:

Why it's hard to get started
How we deliberately use distractions to slow down writing
The principles of quick starting
How to deal with destructive internal beliefs
How to set a writing plan and stick to it
How to set achievable goals by writing in a silo
How to greatly increase the number of actual words you produce
How to clarify your thinking, and improve the quality of your work


Delivered By: Hugh Kearns, ThinkWell
Period16 Feb 2017
Event typeCourse
LocationGlasgow, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionLocal