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Writing Consultation involves what?

If you are the owner of a business, the manager of a department, or an executive in charge of a team, chances are your employees write quite a bit in the course of the work week, communicating internally and externally for a variety of purposes. 404 more words


Historical strategies of Public Relations

There are a number of historical Public Relation strategies that have brought about the process that it is known as today. Wilcox et al. (2013, p. 283 more words


Public speaking: a nightmarish experience

Anxious and overwhelmed, she prepares for what’s to come.
She’s nervous and it’s evident.
A bead of sweat trickles down her brow, her face reddens, her heart races. 139 more words


Writing For The Eye (When Yours Don't Work)

As a university student, I am continually required to think about (or, more accurately, worry about) proper formatting. Beyond the simple process of following letter templates and adjusting fonts, I have to fiddle with things like tricky citations and nastily precise documentation requirements. 1,126 more words


Tweetdeck: An Incredible "Third-Party" App for Twitter

So, recently, Mrs. Scheffer reintroduced me to Tweetdeck. The last time I used Tweetdeck was a few years ago. Since then, I have been using Twitter primarily to connect socially with my local community, so I didn’t see the need to expand my Twitter profile. 157 more words


Haystack Poems

A Thimble’s Life

A pin drops,

it is all I can hear

The wind brushes through my hair

I wonder why I wasted so many tears. 23 more words

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Placemats for PCEM

So this week I brought up the RSD at our professional communication and emerging media (PCEM) program meeting. I explained that I was involved with this community of practice and planned to apply this to two of my courses. 174 more words