You and Your Doctoral or Thesis Writing Team: Part 6

So you have too much help. Or you have too little help. Or you are too needy and not being confident about what you need to do.

Two thoughts to ponder:

  1. Try not to be too swayed by anyone. If you chose you your topic well and focus your research, you will be on track. If you self-edit, you will simply need a good copy edit to ensure consistency.
  2. Learn to navigate the academic waters, the academic egos, and which advise to follow.

And of course, you should be proofreading your work yourself before passing it on to an impartial laser-eyed academic editor. Learn how to self-edit. Download your own handy copy of the Language Online 21 Proofreading Tips.