Blogposts

5 tips for increasing your engagement rate on Twitter

In this blog post we share 5 tips for increasing your engagement rate on Twitter. The inspiration for this blog has been reaching 700+ followers within our Twitter community.  Although numbers are not always the best metric of success, this…

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Creative methods of research dissemination

In this blog post we share four creative methods of research dissemination.  These are inspired by the knowledge café organised by the Social Research Association North. The event was a collaboration with engage@liverpool at the University of Liverpool on 12…

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Workshop: communicating research to policymakers for action

In this post I share three key success factors for researchers to engage with policymakers. I also offer three lessons from delivering a workshop to high-level members of the National Institute of Policy Studies in Nigeria. This workshop on communicating research…

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The Juggling Act of a PhD Student

Hello and we hope you’re all having a nice summer! We took a vacation break and are now back in the office with renewed energy and fresh ideas. To get us out of the summer blues and to kick off…

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Growing the Research Retold community

In this week’s blog, we recap some of the events we engaged with in June.  Beyond our workshops at the University of Sheffield, we’ve seized opportunities to meet new people and grow the Research Retold community. The events mentioned in this…

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Tips for communicating research to stakeholders

In this blog post, we share insights from two researchers and one impact consultant on communicating research to stakeholders This is a follow-up post from our blog on communication tips for academic researchers sourced from five published authors in The…

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