Writing

  • 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. ....
  • 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....
  • Newsletter Ideas
    Coming up with conceptual newsletter ideas at the onset is one thing. That's where creativity comes into play. Studying the market--who's already "in press" publishing on the same broad topic you have....
  • Mechanics Of Business Writing
    The mechanics of business writing are those little details that, when ignored, do no end of professional harm. The linguists include spelling, punctuation, grammar, style, and vocabulary. The layout i....
  • Writing Resources
    One library and bookstore shelf that's never empty is the reference section devoted to writing resources. The Internet--which includes websites, online booksellers, and e-books--is no different. If y....
  • Business Newsletters
    Hundreds of thousands of business newsletters are produced across the world today, the oldest being the Kiplinger Washington Newsletter, which was established about 1923. The vast majority in the Unit....
  • Business Writing Training
    Business writing training is nothing more than a matter of practice makes--okay, you don't want to hear it yet again--perfect. There's a lot riding on how finely you tune your command of the English l....
  • Writing For Business
    The starting point in writing for business is simple. "If you don't have anything to say, then don't say it." If you do, organize and outline what you do have to say. Business, by definition, focuses ....
  • Creating Newsletters
    Creating newsletters is a great, low-cost venue for educating the public about issues, giving specialized advice, or marketing products or services. The first and most important step, of course, is pl....
  • Business Writing Ebooks
    Business writing ebooks are an option you might not have thought of when it comes to expanding your library of resources. The industry is still in its youth, of course. Electronic books won't be repla....