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Yes, typos are still msitakes

“It takes less time to do a thing right than to explain why you did it wrong.”
― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

As a teacher, I would often ask colleagues to look over a document, say a letter to a parent, to see “how it sounds”. 296 more words

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Why I don't want to blog about baby food.

There is nothing worse than clicking hopefully on a title or link that interests you for practical reasons, something like “homemade baby food” or “IKEA Hemnes wardrobe hack” only to find that the blog beneath is full of family photos and random platitudes from some young Christian parent in Alabama who you would certainly never meet in real life, and if you did, you would most likely ignore.   338 more words

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Improve your writing. Now.

Is your prose too word-heavy? Are you thin on ideas? Is that last paragraph – the one you’ve been re-working for two days – just too precious to DELETE?   377 more words

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How Twitter Can Improve Your Communication Skills

Twitter’s 140 character tweet limit may be the best thing to happen to PR professionals since online press releases. Twitter’s tweet limit forces people to write more concisely. 400 more words

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