Business Communication Essentials, 8th Ed.
Chapter 4. Writing Business Messages
"Placing apostrophes is not rocket science.
"The wordsmiths at Lake Superior State University have released LSSU’s 44th annual List of Words Banished from the Queen’s English for Mis-use, Over-use and General Uselessness.
"It’s ironic that many schools don’t give lessons on how to study or take notes effectively.
Jennifer Frost of GrammarCheck.
See the infographic at GrammarCheck.
Jennifer Frost presents the infographic at GrammarCheck.
"As writers, we all have that place in our house where we tend to be more creative and the words just come a little easier for us.
"When should you put it on them--and when should you put it on yourself?
Rich Bellis (photo, left), Associate Editor at Fast Company, presents the video on the subject.
"Are you feeling smart and alert today?
"When is the last time you sent a card or note to a business associate?
"People often ask us, “So, what is GTD?
Linguist John McWhorter "traces the evolution of five words that have spent millennia drifting from one meaning into another.
"A dear friend just told me about an embarrassing apostrophe situation she experienced at work.
"You want to get more people to read your blog posts.
"Chris Zook explains how you can fight bureaucracy by thinking like a founder.
"Allen's books are bestsellers.
"They all have pros and cons.
"Many of us spend the majority of our waking hours at our jobs.
"Don't avoid confrontation.
"Identify what works for your specific needs.
"Most people show at least three.
"GONNA, COULDA, HAFTA, LOTSA- what?
"3 tips for breaking the ice.