International Journal of Neurolinguistics
& Gestalt Psychology
Online ISSN: 2582-9270
Reasons to do a Research Paper
We all give a great deal of thought before doing anything in life. Be it buying any product or availing of any service. Similarly in academic pursuits, we think before choosing a stream in high school, what subject to study in college, etc.
Making informed decisions is the best way to avoid the feeling of regret or any other mishap.
Therefore, today we will discuss some reasons why any individual should do a research study.
To answer all the questions popping up in your mind
We all are curious about things, concepts that we study. This curiosity brings up a lot of questions which cannot be answered by anyone, but conducting research in the field is the best way to get answers to your questions and put an end to the curiosity. (Well, who knows this may lead to some other questions and curiosity.
Prepares you for Thesis/ PhD
Having prior experience and publications will help you in your Master's and Doctoral Thesis. A PhD program will surely expect many skills but experience in research will prepare you to perform better and faster.
Develops a habit of reading the latest research
Reading research papers can seem to be tiring in the beginning, but once you do it for your research, you will develop this rewarding habit of keeping up with the new findings in the field.
Will help in admission and building career
Publications and paper presentations will always add to your resume and get you high points in the personal interview.
Introduces you to the world of Conferences
Once your research is complete, you can attend different conferences and present your paper in the form of oral or paper presentations. This helps in getting feedback from experts in the field.
Helps in Networking
When you attend conferences, seminars and such research-related events, these help you interact with the most experienced people and increase your contacts. This networking can assist in many ways.
Improves your writing skills
Writing papers can get a bit confusing especially when you have to strictly follow the APA format. But conducting and writing research will surely improve your writing skills, tilting it more to the professional side.
Builds and improves your research skills
Practice makes a man perfect. This holds true for research skills as well.
Each research study teaches you something new, from different types of research methods to different errors that occur while calculating results.
Your research skills will surely improve with every step you take towards finding answers to your curiosities.
Also, having research experience always gives you an option to make a career as a research scholar and other research-related profiles. So, start your research journey today. For a detailed account of how to conduct an empirical research study “click here”.