Great Books that Teach and Inspire Writers

Great Books that Teach and Inspire Writers

You don’t become a better writer by wishing and hoping; you need to read good writing and study what good writers do. The books below are a great way to start. Being a student of writing means reading books about the craft of writing and taking notes; reading...
Simplify Writing by Limiting Acronyms

Simplify Writing by Limiting Acronyms

Avoid abbreviations when writing an opening paragraph if the reader has no context. Focus instead on what the product does. Employees everywhere complain about the pervasive use of abbreviations. They can be a useful shorthand that saves you from writing out names of...

Capitalizing Titles (or not): Three Common Scenarios

Excessive capitalization is widespread in business, and one place is in job titles. A person’s title warrants capitalization because it is a special professional designation, but the widely accepted business writing style calls for capitalizing it only when it...