Writing

  • 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....
  • Writing Rules
    "There are three rules for writing," Somerset Maugham tells us, "unfortunately no one knows what they are." There are in fact more writing rules than three and we do know what they are. But there aren....
  • Newsletter Tips
    Layout specialists and managing editors who've been working at publications for some time tend to have a number of newsletter tips up their sleeves. It's half past midnight. The submission deadline wa....
  • Guide To Grammar And Writing
    The universal favorite guide to grammar and writing, certainly for the last 20 years or so, is William Strunk and E.B. White's The Elements of Style. I'm looking at the third edition, which sold for $....
  • Writing Newsletters
    The first and most important trick to writing newsletters, once the planning and market research is out of the way, is actually a two-flank move. On the one hand is building a story list. On the other....