There’s not much that will destroy your professional credibility faster than sounding ignorant or uneducated. Using the wrong phrase or mangling a word is a great way of sounding like you just fell off the turnip truck (Need proof?). But good writing goes beyond good spelling and good grammar—you need good style, too. So here is the third and final cheat sheet to better writing. Watch out for these false phrases and stylistic slip-ups!read more
A lot of people are shy writers because they’re afraid they’ll embarrass themselves grammatically. Maybe they’ll dangle a participle in public or misplace their modifiers.
Here’s a quick cheat sheet to guide you with some of the most common grammatical errors. Refer to it frequently and you’ll find your business writing improving in no time!read more
If you’re intimidated by the idea of writing—especially writing anything that will actually be read—you’re not alone. Often it’s the subtle differences in similar words that trip us up. So here’s a quick cheat sheet to better writing that clarifies some of the worst offenders in the English language.read more