The Writing Edge for Business Writers: 2/17/17

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You’re a businessperson. You may not think of yourself as a writer, but you know that writing well can boost your results and your career. Naturally, you want to do better. Every week I point you to articles and blog posts that I think will teach you something or spark an idea or two. Some weeks there are more  »  Read More

Book recommendations for business leaders: 2/16/17

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Stephen King says that if you want to be a writer, there are two things you must do: read a lot and write a lot. This is about the “read a lot” part. I include reading lists and book reviews that will help you do business more effectively and write better for business. In this post, I point you to three very  »  Read More

Advice from the Masters: Lacy Boggs

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Lacy Boggs is a professional blogger. The following advice is taken from her post “How I Write 8 to 10 Blog Posts a Week.” “I believe you should schedule dedicated brainstorming time totally separate from your writing time. To me, brainstorming is a totally separate activity. For my clients, I usually help them  »  Read More

Writing a Book: The Joys of Collaboration

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I wrote my first book in 1972. It was a contract work, so my name didn’t appear on the cover. It was about a practical subject: budgeting for first-line supervisors. After that I wrote several more books, and I wrote them all by myself. It wasn’t until the mid-90s that I wrote my first book with another person. Jeff  »  Read More

The Writing Edge for Business Writers: 2/10/17

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You’re a businessperson. You may not think of yourself as a writer, but you know that writing well can boost your results and your career. Naturally, you want to do better. Every week I point you to articles and blog posts that I think will teach you something or spark an idea or two. Some weeks there are more  »  Read More

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