Category Archives: Workflow

Making a Promotional Video

As you may have seen, I made a video that serves as a trailer for my dissertation (see below). In this post I offer some reflections on why and how I did it. Why Similarly to Dancing your PhD, Describing your PhD in one

Making a Promotional Video

As you may have seen, I made a video that serves as a trailer for my dissertation (see below). In this post I offer some reflections on why and how I did it. Why Similarly to Dancing your PhD, Describing your PhD in one

How to write e-mails

The art of writing e-mails is, I think, little understood. As part of my strategy to offer reflections on exactly those things we usually never talk about, I here offer a few remarks on how to write e-mails most effectively.  

How to write e-mails

The art of writing e-mails is, I think, little understood. As part of my strategy to offer reflections on exactly those things we usually never talk about, I here offer a few remarks on how to write e-mails most effectively.  

Software for Getting Things Done

Being terribly caught up with other things, I am not able to write a full post on what software to use for task management. However, with the launch of OmniFocus 2, I would like to notify you of this post which

Software for Getting Things Done

Being terribly caught up with other things, I am not able to write a full post on what software to use for task management. However, with the launch of OmniFocus 2, I would like to notify you of this post which

Academia in the Digital Age

Talking openly about certain things, means being pounded into submission by some lawyer firm, sent by a couple of the big publishers. Instead of talking about these certain things, I will talk about talking about these certain things. What I

Academia in the Digital Age

Talking openly about certain things, means being pounded into submission by some lawyer firm, sent by a couple of the big publishers. Instead of talking about these certain things, I will talk about talking about these certain things. What I

Hardware is like a disobedient slave: 10 reasons to back-up your files

Despite how nice and shiny your computer is, no matter how much money you have spent on it, it will fail on you at some point. It will work very hard for you and follow up all commands you give

Hardware is like a disobedient slave: 10 reasons to back-up your files

Despite how nice and shiny your computer is, no matter how much money you have spent on it, it will fail on you at some point. It will work very hard for you and follow up all commands you give

Webinar on brillonline Islamic Studies resources

Brill, the publishing house from Leiden, held a webinar to inform people about their online products specific to Islamic Studies under the title “Everything you ever wanted to know about Brill’s online resources”. Brill has come a long way, and

Webinar on brillonline Islamic Studies resources

Brill, the publishing house from Leiden, held a webinar to inform people about their online products specific to Islamic Studies under the title “Everything you ever wanted to know about Brill’s online resources”. Brill has come a long way, and