Diane Stafford

September 2, 2019

Experts’ Tips That Lead to High ACT/SAT Scores

Young people have the huge advantage of an ongoing, bubbling fount of information at their fingertips: Khan Academy, YouTube videos, Quizlets, etc. However, it’s also true […]
August 29, 2019
how to write more professionally.

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
skills for business writing and professionals

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 […]