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March 2020

An effective bibliography: great, but how?

27 Mar 2020|Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

When writing a dissertation, thesis or any other research-based assignment, the bibliography is important and will impact the final grade. It references the list of sources used during your documentary research. The bibliography generally appears at the end of the work, before the appendices. It can have different names: index, collection of references, works cited, [...]

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February 2020

Sources in a slideshow = recommended or mandatory?

14 Feb 2020|Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

Cecilia and her group are scheduled to give a presentation in a few days. She loves this kind of assignment since it allows her to bring out her creative side with appealing visuals. She knows that all written assignments must cite sources. But what about her slideshow?   Slideshows, an increasingly prevalent part of coursework [...]

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November 2019

Why use royalty-free images and graphics during class?

20 Nov 2019|Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

Teddy is working on a presentation for class next week. To be sure to do it correctly, he followed the advice given in the article "Using Digital Graphics to Make Appealing Visual Presentations". He wants to use images and graphics.The presentation will not be distributed beyond the class.  Teddy asks himself if he should use [...]

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October 2019

Quotation rules to avoid plagiarism

10 Oct 2019|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

When writing an internship report, a thesis or a research piece, you must use citations for all quotes. Sources must be mentioned in the body of the text and at the bottom of the page. The bibliography appears at the end of the assignment, with a list of detailed sources.   There are several ways [...]

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August 2019

Paraphrase = plagiarism?

2 Aug 2019|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

Franck works in a vocational school this year, he thinks that if you change a few words in a quote, you don't have to quote the author. The Cambridge Dictionary defines paraphrase as "the same thing written or spoken using different words, often in a simpler and shorter form that makes the original meaning clearer". [...]

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July 2019

Translation = plagiarism?

31 Jul 2019|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

Manon is in the writing process of her thesis. She wondered: "I found an interesting text in a language other than English. If I translate it, should I mention the source?" The search for information is becoming international Since the arrival of the Internet, knowledge sharing has become easier and automatic translators have made accessing [...]

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Using Digital Graphics to Make Appealing Visual Presentations

24 Jul 2019|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

The connection with your audience The first 90 seconds should serve to connect with your audience. Here are some ideas to help you to do this: Ask an engaging question Use impactful numbers Show pictures and ask your audience to guess what you are going to talk about Talk about a general fact and then [...]

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May 2019

The Perfect TeamWork Guide

23 May 2019|Uncategorized|

Do you have to do teamwork? Yes, but you have also realized that it does not come naturally for everyone. In this article we will present you 5 rules to understand to facilitate teamworking. Rule 1: Considering multiple personalities Learning the qualities of each team member In a group there can be all kinds of [...]

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La Tricyclerie supported by Compilatio

13 May 2019|Uncategorized, What's new at Compilatio?|

Compilatio was charmed by the idea of “La Tricyclerie,” which offers to collect organic waste to make compost by bicycle. To encourage and grow this great idea  Compilatio has chosen to support the association, and we are pleased to share its story. "The last pedal stroke from the plate to the ground" Everything started from [...]

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April 2019

How Compilatio became a partner to 1% for the Planet?

26 Apr 2019|Events, Uncategorized, What's new at Compilatio?|

Compilatio commits itself to the planet on a daily basis Compilatio strives to be an actor for environmental protection.  In order to do so, some members of the Compilatio team began implementing simple environmental protection actions and adopting an eco-responsible approach. We welcomed new ideas and pitches from team members and began doing so as [...]

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