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5 Strategies to Improve Your Business Writing

by • February 12, 2015

Guest post by Greg Fowler  Even if your career isn’t focused on writing, the ability to write well can strongly influence your business opportunities. A poorly-executed email, or a resume filled with mistakes, can damage your reputation. To advance your career and impress your boss, develop your writing skills by employing the following five strategies. Keep Your Writing Concise Brevity is important. An editor once told me that if there’s a way to say something with two words instead of three, do it. People want the information they’re seeking instantaneously, without having… MORE →

7 Tips for Writing for Work and Job Searching

by • February 10, 2015
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by Alison Doyle, Job Search Expert, About.com Whether you’re sending an email for work or writing a cover letter for a resumé, it’s important to remember that this is professional writing, not personal. Your writing ability reflects on you as an employee or a prospective employee. It’s… MORE →