Category Archives: self promotion

citing yourself  – in the text

Writing about your own work is sometimes tricky. There are ‘secretarial’ text issues involved in using your own work. I’ll talk here about how you refer to yourself and the work, and the vexed question of self-plagiarism. writing your work … Continue reading

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citing yourself – how much is too much?

Should you cite yourself? Ever? Never? Sometimes, and if sometimes, when? And how much? When does sometimes become just too much altogether? There are mixed views on self-citation. Some people think that it’s quite unseemly to cite yourself at all … Continue reading

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self packaging – when is enough already?

I’ve realized recently that I’m pretty half hearted about the idea of self packaging/self promotion. It’s not that I don’t do it. I do. Well you have to now in HE. CVs and bio notes and university home pages are … Continue reading

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