August 29, 2019
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Quality Writing Moves Your Message, But Mistakes Kill It, Part V

Don’t split infinitives. An infinitive is the word “to” with a verb. If you stick something in between the “to” and the verb, you have split […]
August 29, 2019
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Get Your Arms Around Topnotch Writing, Part IV

Check your references for clarity. Example: The day that Sammy’s dog came back home, he was so happy. (Who was happy—the dog or the boy?) Choose […]
August 27, 2019
Writing tips for business professionals

Stay Credible! Better Business Writing, Part III

You don’t want to get pegged as a business writer whose work is “ungrammatical” or worse, less-than-literate. Avoid sentence fragments. These signal that you can’t spot […]
August 25, 2019
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Business Writing Tips, Part II

Use “that” and “which” correctly. Proper use of these words elevates your message. The words that follow “that” are necessary to the meaning of the sentence. […]