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PR Writing Tip: Your Sentences May Be TOO Long

PR Writing Tip: Your Sentences May Be TOO Long

A person usually has good intentions when he or she suggests the right way or wrong way to do something in writing, but if you ask the person why that is the accepted way, you often hear, it just sounds better or that’s the way I was taught, or the more candid I don't...

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The Only Five Ways to Organize Your Writing

The Only Five Ways to Organize Your Writing

You might be scratching your head as you try to arrange your topics before starting to write, but you only have five ways to organize information. Many business communications professionals don't invest much time, if any, in organizing. They assume that as long as all...

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Should You Capitalize Job Titles?

Should You Capitalize Job Titles?

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 appears...

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By Ken O’Quinn

Perfect Phrases for Business Letters (McGraw-Hill) Perfect Phrases for Business Letters

Provides the right words and phrases for any situation - quickly. The book was reprinted in Japanese because of high-volume sales there.


TD at Work — Business Writing for Managers

The Association for Talent Development invited Ken to write this 22-page booklet for the TD at Work series.

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    Reference Resources For All Writers

    Little, Brown Handbook, a simplified, comprehensive book on all aspects of writing. The Grammar Bible: Everything You Always Wanted to …

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