SPP 011 | How to Make Money Teaching Online, with Dani Babb

Dani Babb is the first-ever book on becoming an online professor, “Make Money Teaching Online: How to Land Your First Academic Job, Build Credibility, and Earn a Six-Figure Salary.” She works with Deans and Human Resources to send adjunct, part-time and full-time online teaching job leads to clinets. Dani wants instructors to consider themselves as […]

SPP 004 | Conquering Youtube with Philosophy Lectures, with Gregory Sadler

This week’s guest is Gregory Sadler, a Marist College philsophy professor and Youtube afficionado Gregory Sadler. I first learned about Greg when I was reaching out to scholars in anticipation of the launch of the Scholarpreneur website and podcast. I was emailing people who were doing interesting things outside of the traditional academic duties of […]

How Isaac Asimov Helped Me Increase my Writing Speed 5x

In the early stages of writing my dissertation I would be lucky to produce more than a few sentences a day. Words came out as quickly as liquid petroleum dripped out of decaying dinosaur bones. I was not alone – many colleagues spent weeks producing no more than a few pages. Each idea or turn […]

How to Finish Your Thesis in 6 Months

It is possible to finish your thesis in 6 months, even if you don’t know what to write or haven’t finished your research. In this hour-long webinar that I gave earlier this week for students of Dora Farkas’s Finish Your Thesis, I break down the process of how to go from crippling writer’s block to writing […]

Guest Post: How to Turn Your MA or PHD Thesis into a Popular Book

This guest post comes from Hamideh Iraj, an MA in Information Technology Management from Iran. She has a background in software and has learned data science through studying about the possibilities of MOOCs (Massive Open Online courses). This year Hamideh took her master’s thesis and turned it into a book aimed at a massive audience. It […]

How to Create a Personal Academic Website in 10 Minutes

Every academic needs to create a personal academic website. A profile page at your university or an account on Academia.edu isn’t enough. If you don’t have your own personal website, preferably with your name in the domain name, then you do not own your online presence. If you do not take charge of your online presence, […]