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Simple Tips for Effective Written Communication: Resumes, Applications, and More By Ellen Mehling, Career Development Consultant, METRO

Summer is here! A time for enjoying the sunshine, possibly some traveling, and, hopefully, taking it easy. In the spirit of this more relaxed season, here are some easy-to-do tips for… 279 more words

Libraries & Advocacy

Welcome to My Blog

Default settings determine the layout of my life. I became accustomed to Times New Roman and never questioned its dominance over all the other fonts. Beautiful shots of landscapes and wild animals remained the norm on my computer desktop for many years. 107 more words

Beginning

Power Your Content with Images

Good writing should be able to convey information and persuade readers to act on its merits alone but there is simply no denying that the right kind of images do a better job of hooking your audience than any font or typeface ever will. 413 more words

Content Writing

Whose Font Is It, Anyway? Self-Publishing and the "Industry Standard" for Manuscripts

I’m working on a rewrite of my upcoming book,  where I”m adding some stuff. One of those items is a prologue that gives some backstory on events further on in the book. 526 more words

The Craft

What's the typeface being described?

DEFAULT … LEGIBLE … SERIF … BORING … OPEN … ENGLISH … ROBUST … HONEST … CLASSIC … GENTLEMAN … PROUD … NOT A COMEDY FONT … AN ACCOUNTANT IN A SUIT … CONTEMPORARY … THE SERIOUS FONT … QUINTESSENTIALLY BRITISH … ANONYMOUS … BECOMING QUITE COOL AGAIN … SPEAKS CLEARLY AND PRONOUNCES ITSELF WITH INTENT … IMPORTANT MILESTONE IN NEWSPAPER DESIGN HISTORY … FEEL OF AUTHORITY … DESIGNED FOR READERS NOT DESIGNERS … 6 more words

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