I get asked all the time to recommend my favourite books and resources, so here they are! These are my dog-eared, tried-and-tested, game-changing tools that I’ve personally used and loved.
My bookshelves are filled with those that didn’t make the cut (ahem…late-night online shopping habit), which means that you get to save your time and money for the exceptional goods. Many recommendations connect to an external storefront through an affiliate link, like Amazon, where you can pick them up.
Systematic Approaches to a Successful Literature Review
The gold standard for all types of knowledge synthesis. Just buy it - you’ll thank me.
HOW TO BE A HAPPY ACADEMIC
Isn’t that the goal?
DESIRE MAP PLANNER
Mix gratitude list with getting shit done with feeling outstanding.
DESIRE MAP PLANNER - ELECTRONIC
I use this on iPad daily using GoodNotes app (also connected to my iPhone).
Been using EndNote since 2005, so slightly biased.