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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 →

Words Behaving Badly

by • January 13, 2015
sleeping and studying, Grammarly

Some words and sentences in the English language are confusing, but they actually make sense grammatically. However, in English writing, there are times when there doesn’t seem to be any rhyme nor reason as to why a word behaves one way in one sentence, then completely transforms its usage and meaning… MORE →