Category Archives: Writing resources
Here is some useful information about handling blog comments. As is often the case, there is more to it than meets the eye, and trouble makers get everywhere. Visit my websites via the links at the top of this page.
Here are some very sensible thoughts from the The Guardian about writing difficult letters. Particularly letters where what matters is that you thought to write, not the cleverness of what you have to say, like condolence letters. Visit my websites via … Continue reading
This week, we have a reminder that we should focus on the customer. The trap is that it is too easy to forget that we are very similar to everyone else. An idea may be fascinating, special, or original. That … Continue reading
Here is another perspective on how to improve your writing. Visit my websites via the links at the top of this page.
Plagiarism is a big issue. It can get you into a lot of trouble. This post is aimed at editors and proofreaders, but it has useful information for everyone about avoiding plagiarism. Visit my websites via the links at the … Continue reading
Today we have a discussion about whether blogging is a good use of your time. Visit my websites via the links at the top of this page.
Sometimes you can learn from a discipline other than your own. Here is a post that tries to learn from five manufacturing processes that could inspire your writing. Visit my websites via the links at the top of this page.
There is some common sense in this post about 7 tips to increase your email speed. It is the modern equivalent of the old rule. Handle every piece of paper once. Do it, delegate it, or file it under “B” … Continue reading
We all need more time to get things done. This time-based task list idea might be worth a try. If you find it works, do leave a comment so we all know! Visit my websites via the links at the … Continue reading
Here are a few common sense reminders about how to get results from your emails. Visit my websites via the links at the top of this page.