It’s difficult to get through even one day’s reading without having to struggle through a tangled mess of woolly words – a real dog’s blanket of poor grammar and lazy language use.Continue reading “Sad Deaths and the Stigma of Poor Grammar”
Can you see what’s wrong with this sentence?
The amount of people who came were amazing.
In fact, there are three problems: two outright errors and one point that’s open to debate. Continue reading “Countables Do Count!”
Public speaking can be a challenge. Some people believe it is the single most difficult, and most terrifying thing they are ever asked to do.
You might be preparing for an important business presentation, or a tough job interview.
Or, maybe even worse, you have to give a speech at your best friend’s wedding. Continue reading “Public Speaking … Who, Me?”
Do you want to attract quality, potential clients to your website?
Are you keen to show them, in detail, how your expertise can benefit them?
Have you come up with an idea for a book you could sell in your market niche?
If you answered ‘Yes’ to any of these questions, then why not engage a professional writer to create an e-book that you can offer to potential or existing clients? Continue reading “Books for Sale(s)”
If you think you want a ‘ninja’ marketer (or PR assistant or, heaven help us, a ‘ninja’ editor), then beware.
This rather bizarre descriptor has become quite common in job ads. Leave it in if you really want to, but at least think twice.
Continue reading “Ninja? Be Careful What You Advertise For”