The Handbook of Academic Writing contains the tactics, tips, and techniques you need for successful report and assignment writing. The author has worked in tertiary education for nearly two decades and has found many common mistakes are made by writers. This book provides the reader with solutions to these common problems and also includes chapters on how to get started, time management, researching and referencing, and editing and proofreading. This book is an invaluable tool to any university student or fledgling writer and will help you to overcome writer's block with simple strategies. Tools to overcome distraction and procrastination are also discussed.