How to answer PhD interview questions about you

Your PhD interview will be an important part of your postgraduate research application. This is your chance to meet your prospective department, discuss your project and show your potential as an academic researcher. Of course, it’s also when that potential is going to be assessed. You’ll need to show an awareness of what’s involved in a PhD project and … Continue reading How to answer PhD interview questions about you

Useful Guide for Research Students and Academic Writers

The following steps outline a simple and effective strategy for writing a research paper. Depending on your familiarity with the topic and the challenges you encounter along the way, you may need to rearrange these steps. Step 1: Identify and develop your topic Selecting a topic can be the most challenging part of a research … Continue reading Useful Guide for Research Students and Academic Writers

Seminar paper on ‘How to Avoid the Next Financial Crisis’

…Distinguished ladies and gentlemen. The word “crisis” has become a jargon in business, management, and academic circles such as this one, yet, it remains as topical as it was a decade ago when the most recent financial crisis vibrated across Greece and beyond. Crisis, according to the Cambridge dictionary, refers to “a situation that has … Continue reading Seminar paper on ‘How to Avoid the Next Financial Crisis’

Whistleblower Protection and the COVID-19 Pandemic

FOREWORD BY THE AUTHOR Since the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic in December 2019, a large number of whistleblowers have suffered retaliatory actions and punishment from their employers for daring to air opinions about unethical practices, corruption and public safety issues. In China, for example, coronavirus whistleblower doctor Li Wenliang allegedly breached disclosure agreement by … Continue reading Whistleblower Protection and the COVID-19 Pandemic

3 Most effective ways you can monetize your blog

This is a question that bothers every blog owner who at some point hits the bar of 500 daily visitors — the essential amount of traffic that opens the door to the world of profitable online advertising. Photo by PhotoMIX Company on Pexels.com So, here are 3 robust monetization strategies that can (and will) work: Affiliate marketingIt’s … Continue reading 3 Most effective ways you can monetize your blog

The key to finding fulfillment in your life, relationship and career

Feeling unhappy at work? You’re not alone. Irobiko Chimezie Kingsley spoke with academicians in the business domain who are interested in reviewing some of his academic research books, which teach workers how to help each other to help themselves. Photo by Alexander Suhorucov on Pexels.com You don’t have to be great to start your career, … Continue reading The key to finding fulfillment in your life, relationship and career

How to use Qualitative or Quantitative research

Another aspect of qualitative vs quantitative is knowing when to use each. When deciding whether to use a quantitative or qualitative research approach, keep the following basic criterion in mind. Use quantitative research if you want to test or confirm something, for instance, a theory or a hypothesis. Use qualitative research if you wish to … Continue reading How to use Qualitative or Quantitative research

The difference between quantitative and qualitative research

Both quantitative and qualitative research uses a separate set of research methods to gather and analyze data, enabling you to answer a variety of research questions. Here‘s a summary of the major differences between the two. Quantitative research Emphasizes on testing hypotheses and theoriesData is analyzed through statistical and mathematical analysisResults are typically expressed in … Continue reading The difference between quantitative and qualitative research

Whistleblower Protection in the UK and USA on COVID-19

1.       Introduction Whistleblowing is central to achieving good corporate governance within a political system[1]. This explains why countries need reliable mechanisms for identifying and correcting unethical and unlawful practices in organisations. But every action is open to a reaction so it is a common occurrence for organisations to retaliate against whistleblowers. Evidence-based reports from Whistleblower … Continue reading Whistleblower Protection in the UK and USA on COVID-19

Preventing and dealing with retaliation against whistleblowers

TITLE THE BASICS OF WHISTLEBLOWING SUBTITLE PREVENTING AND DEALING WITH RETALIATION AGAINST WHISTLEBLOWERS Table of Contents Chapter 1: WHISTLEBLOWER LEGISLATIONS----------------------------3 1.0     Introduction------------------------------------------------------------------3 1.1.1. Whistleblowing based on the case of Edward Snowden)--------------4 •        Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948) --------------------------------------------4 •        Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) ---------------------------------------5 •        Martin Luther (1483-1546) -----------------------------------------------6 Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968) ---------------------------------------------6 1.1.2. Difference … Continue reading Preventing and dealing with retaliation against whistleblowers