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VA Must-Have Skill: Good Writing

As a virtual assistant (VA), one of your basic tasks is handling emails. Handling emails require responding to some. You have to be mindful of the words you choose, the flow of your sentences and the cohesiveness of your paragraphs. 349 more words

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Good Writing

This was written as an exercise for a University course.

When I am asked for my opinions at Uni I am no longer fooled into believing that any lecturer really wants my opinion. 304 more words

Reader-Friendly Essay Writing Secret

Good writing is never just about following a set of instructions. Like all artists of all forms are sometimes essayists break with tradition or common practice in search of a new approach. 607 more words

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Spell out your acronyms.

Acronyms are great. They allow you to repeat titles, names, and concepts easily. The problem is that your reader may not know what they mean, and this hurts communication. 128 more words

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Women in the Movies: The Bechdel Rule

Wed. 4-9-14

Hi, 2107′ers,

Never mind on the blog assignment I mentioned in class today — we’ll do the choice-thing another time.

Just ran across a discussion of women in movies and how well films that feature them in real ways do at the box office. 178 more words

Know Your Bloggers: BuzzFeed's Julie Gerstein

If you have made it to this site I am sure you have encountered BuzzFeed, the list-centric pop culture site that you and quite possibly many of your friends have reblogged/-posted-/tweeted something from in the last few days (or minutes, that matter).   169 more words

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Hiring a tech writer: cross-over skills

Hiring someone with the right skills for a position of technical writer can be difficult. The job is more diverse these days and cannot be merely pigeon-holed as ‘manual-writer’. 353 more words

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