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Turbocharge Your Writing

Would you like to know the secret to high output, low stress scholarly writing?

Turbocharge Your Writing CaRST Credit 2.5 hours. Domain D: Engagement, Influence and Impact. Face to Face.


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.

This workshop will help you to understand:

  • 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
Turbocharge Your Writing
Target Audience All Postgraduate Research Students
CaRST Credit 2.5 hours
Domain D: Engagement, Influence and Impact
Learning Outcomes D2
Mode of Delivery Face to Face
Pre-requisites None
Resources Not applicable
Speaker Hugh Kearns, ThinkWell
Hugh Kearns is recognised internationally as a public speaker, educator and researcher. His areas of expertise include self-management, positive psychology, work-life balance, learning and creativity. He has coached individuals, teams and executives in a wide range of organisations in the public and private sectors. Hugh lectures and researches at Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia. As a co-author with Maria Gardiner, he has published ten books which are in high demand both in Australia and internationally.
Provider Adelaide Graduate Centre
Evidence of Completion The organiser will provide students with a certificate upon completion of the activity
Enquiries CaRST
or  8313 5882
Dates 15 November 2017
North Terrace
Booking Through the University Course Bookings system.

Book Online

Career and Research Skills Training (CaRST) Unit
Address

Adelaide Graduate Centre
Level 2, Schulz Building
THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE
SA 5005
AUSTRALIA

Contact

T: +61 8 8313 5882
F: +61 8 8313 5725
carst@adelaide.edu.au