We would like to publish some papers, though as Deyan points out we should only do this when we have high-quality results:

Deyan: Every paper that is published for the sake of an academic's publication record, rather than for its scientific merit, is potent fuel for science denialism. The short-term shortcuts for a personal career, when compounded, cause long-term harm to the scientific endeavor.

So, what can we do without shortcuts?