Article by Ken O’Quinn in Communication World magazine Don Murray, a former Pulitzer Prize winner and author of 10 books on writing, always said he was still a young writer trying to learn his craft. Writing - You Never Master the...
Article by Ken O’Quinn in Internal Comms Hub magazine By improving the clarity, persuasiveness, and tone of your communications, you can have a longer-lasting and positive impact on your audience. How language choices can make or break your...
Article by Ken O’Quinn in the Journal of Employee Communication Management Managers often alienate the writers they supervise, and then wonder why they don’t improve. Being a “coaching editor” inspires writers and avoids the adversarial...
Article by Ken O’Quinn in Insights magazine Using please and thank you in a persuasive message can make you more likable, but it takes more than that to over resistance to persuasion. Being a Persuasive...
Jobs become boring when the daily routine is repetitive, and so does writing when you read short, choppy sentences with …
Praise from Clients
I am pleased to announce we will be modifying our press release format. The new format is in line with the recommendations of Ken O’Quinn, who has conducted the writing workshops for worldwide PR. While they may seem subtle, the changes are powerful when it comes to conveying a strong, clear message.
Kristin HollinsVice President of CommunicationsOracle
You are such an interesting, knowledgeable, and entertaining speaker. Feedback was uniformly enthusiastic.
Beth CookPresidentRichmond chapter of the National Investor Relations Institute
Ken’s writing workshops received the highest evaluations of any training we’ve done in my five years here.
Kristi WilkinsSenior Director of Marketing CommunicationsPacific Gas & Electric
After working with Ken, I became a confident, creative writer and went on to have an award-winning consulting business. I would not be having this success were it not for the skills I learned from Ken.
Angelique RewersBon Mot Communications
My team had some great feedback on the time they spent with you. They really learned a lot and you received rave reviews.
Susan LintonsmithVice President of CommunicationsRed Robin Gourmet Burgers
I learned more helpful tips than in any other writing course in the past 40 years. As an engineer, knowing the “why” is important.
David EiermanMotorola Solutions
That was a great presentation. We’re getting rave reviews. It was new information, thoughtfully presented and highly interactive. We loved it! Let’s discuss having you come back.
Laura HamburgPresidentStamford IABC chapter
What a teacher you are. In your brief session, you taught me four valuable things.
Chet Burgerone of the pioneers of PR in America
Ken O’Quinn is the best writing coach I have ever worked with.