Best coauthoring and collaborative writing practices, including finding partners, setting and reaching goals, and anticipating and navigating challenges.
By Kate Drabinski
How to set up virtual writing accountability systems that give you the social support, inspiration, and accountability to finish your writing projects.
From choosing a meeting frequency to figuring what kind of feedback members would benefit most from, here’s what to consider when starting a writing group.
Learn strategies to manage the end-of-term crunch with energy to spare, avoid burnout, and lay the groundwork for a relaxing and productive winter break.
Learn how to articulate academic service priorities to yourself and colleagues and say no and yes in ways that align with your values and support your career.
Tips for teaching toward inclusive excellence, including writing the syllabus, planning the first day of class, and leading classroom discussions.
Learn how to foster intellectual community in academic workplaces using reading and writing groups, engaging mentorship, and other strategies.
Strategies to write a student-centered syllabus that also saves you time as an instructor—from day one until the end of the term.
Learn how to move to a new city, settle in, and make any place feel like home—no matter how contingent the position or temporary the stay.
Learn best practices for doing community-engaged scholarship and teaching, including answers to those thorny ethical questions often provoked by this work.
Strategies to avoid the siren song of academic busyness, preserve your time, and finally take those weekends off—for real.
Strategies for surviving job burnout in the academy and beyond, including continuing on when you’d rather do just about anything else.
How to make career decisions in an era of uncertainty and with limited information, and learn to live with those choices even as circumstances change.
Help navigating academic politics for new and contingent faculty, including finding allies, trusting colleagues, and knowing when to stay out of it.
Wellness for academics, scholars, & cultural workers, including fitting exercise, healthy food, laughter, and joy into a busy schedule.
Navigating imposter syndrome and other insecurities to regain confidence, free up mental space for work, and feel at home where you are.
How to manage social media for academics wanting to build their careers, publish scholarship, foster community, and improve their research.
Discover teaching techniques to save you time and energy when prepping classes while ensuring a fantastic learning experience for everyone.