Writing

  • Business Writing Grammar
    If your goal is to improve your overall business writing, grammar is always the best place to start. No one, individual or corporate, is exempt from embarrassment on that score. I recently installed w....
  • Writing Help
    In some languages--like German and Chinese and Russian--writing help is fairly straightforward. Such languages offer plenty of rules, consistent syntax, overall logic, and relatively few exceptions. T....
  • Writing Guides
    Online writing guides are an excellent solution for those who want to improve their writing skills but haven't the time to attend classes, whether in a classroom, at a seminar, or on the Internet. Th....
  • Grammar Reference
    The first half of the equation to improving your writing skills is to have a few style, usage, and grammar reference books on your shelf. The second half, of course, is referring to them whenever even....
  • Grammar Help
    The good news is that grammar help is easy to find and the rules are few. The bad news is that most of what are touted as rules are not and that the rules that are rules are complex. The truth is that....
  • Developing Professional Writing Skills
    As clearly as we're in the midst of an information age, developing professional writing skills is worth every bit of time and effort you put into it. It doesn't matter what field you're in and what po....
  • The Importance Of Good Business Writing
    There's no denying the importance of good business writing. It doesn't matter whether you're talking about a letter to a vendor, a merger proposal, a funding request, or a requisition memo. A single w....
  • English Grammar
    It's fair enough to say that bad English grammar gets noticed. It's been known, after all, to lose people their jobs, inspire letters to the editor, and generally embarrass the writer. Sneaking quietl....
  • Effective Writing
    What is effective writing? In economic terms, it's delivering a good deal of sense in as few words as possible. In visual terms, it's being exquisitely clear in conveying an idea. In sum, effective wr....
  • Business Writing Skills
    Business writing skills are little different than any other writing, whether it's journalism or fiction or a dissertation. The first trick is having something to say and knowing who your audience is. ....