Category: SCIENTIFIC CONCEPTUAL DIAGRAMS

ERC STARTING GRANT AND ERC CONSOLIDATOR GRANT INTERVIEW TRAINING AND COACHING

A quality presentation to an evaluation panel for an ERC research grant application needs to communicate your scientific ideas/intentions in a manner that is clear, to-the-point, convincing and easy to understand. The presentation must also address the judging criteria. During the interview session you also need to be at ease

WILL YOU BE WRITING AN ERC STARTING OR CONSOLIDATOR GRANT IN 2014?

If you are planning to submit an ERC Starting or Consolidator Research Grant in 2014, here are a few tips to help: Start early. – Most applicants (in our experience) start too late, and the quality of the proposal suffers as a result. Create a blueprint before you start writing.

VISUAL STRATEGY IN SCIENTIFIC WRITING

Are you using a well thought out visual strategy in your scientific papers and your research grant applications? Setting out your key concepts, results or forward plans in high impact figures, schematics and diagrams should be a major consideration when you are drafting those important papers. Your readers will be

THE POWER OF VISUAL COMMUNICATION

Everything we see affects us profoundly. Our brains are fantastic at taking in visual clues. Much of what we see is retained much better than that which we read or hear. Research at 3M Corporation found that we process visuals 60,000 times faster than text. Good graphics expedite and increase

A GOOD CONCEPTUAL DIAGRAM IS WORTH MORE THAN A THOUSAND WORDS

Good written communication is very important, but it is sometimes easy to forget that complex concepts or ideas can also be presented visually. So take extra care when writing that journal article, grant application or corporate statement. A good conceptual diagram, figure or chart that captures or illustrates your ideas

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