Editing can be more than 'fixing' words. An experienced editor has a wealth of knowledge that can sharpen your writing in quite unexpected ways.
Fiction writers work hard to develop their voice. And it's just as important for business writers. Learn how a style guide for your business will help keep your writing consistent, clear, engaging and sharp.
Misplaced words and phrases can give the wrong message. Enjoy this collection of 'danglers'.
Ever tempted to 'just do it' when you need to write for your business? Bad idea! Planning must come first. Learn how.
Wandering through the Thesaurus recently (as one does), I came across persnickety. What a fun word, rolling off my tongue so delightfully. My mind presented me with the image of a little animal scuttling around, sniffing out that pesky misused apostrophe, tossing out unnecessary commas, tweaking passive sentences ... When my daughter objected to the … Continue reading Persnickety
In my humble opinion, not proofreading a novel before publication damages the reputation of both the author and the publisher. Does the same principle apply to your business writing?
Sharing your technical information with non-technical readers presents challenges. These tips will help you write a clear, engaging and sharp document.
Wouldn't we all like to be known for our stylish writing? These simple steps help you become a stylish writer ... your readers will love you for it.
'Everyone' sends out an enewsletter: but is it right for you? Consider these factors to help you decide if you'll begin an enewsletter campaign.
Tips on writing that will keep your readers reading right to the end - yes, even technical and business reports.