There is an important aspect of feedback that you may be ignoring… and that is accepting positive feedback.
It will be no surprise to anyone that I hear a lot of writing advice—some good, some less helpful. But some of it is just literally untrue, and yet the myths are so pervasive that people believe they are terrible writers because they are not following that advice.
In 2012, I wrote a post for The Thesis Whisperer blog on the Cornell Method of note taking and how effective I thought it was.
So things have been quiet over here on the blog, not because I haven’t been thinking and writing about support for doctoral research, but because