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How to Write With Substance
Writing

How to Write With Substance

Making keystrokes matter has grown in importance as communication and the text that powers it become increasingly inseparable. This is an abridged guide to writing with clarity and substance.
Gregory Ciotti
Step 1 to Selling Your Book? Don't Pretend It's 'Free.'
Writing

Step 1 to Selling Your Book? Don't Pretend It's 'Free.'

Free books that aren't and gaming the best seller lists are deadend paths for entrepreneurs intent on making a living as authors.
Kimanzi Constable
What Your Handwriting May Reveal About Your Confidence, Creativity and Health (Infographic)
Psychology

What Your Handwriting May Reveal About Your Confidence, Creativity and Health (Infographic)

How you dot your 'i's and cross your 't's can provide a window into your approach to business -- and beyond.
Geoff Weiss
What Your Writing Says About Your Personality
Personality

What Your Writing Says About Your Personality

According to Watson the computer, anyway.
7 Steps to a 'Good-to-Great' Content Marketing Strategy
Content Marketing

7 Steps to a 'Good-to-Great' Content Marketing Strategy

Follow these suggestions to take your marketing strategy to the next level.
41 Alternatives to the Word 'Cool'
Communication Strategies

41 Alternatives to the Word 'Cool'

If the word 'cool' is wearing out its welcome in your personal lexicon, try these synonyms.
The Correct Way to Capitalize a Headline
Writing

The Correct Way to Capitalize a Headline

All right, several ways.
For $125 and 200 Words You Can Own a Historic Bed and Breakfast
Contests

For $125 and 200 Words You Can Own a Historic Bed and Breakfast

A woman in Maine is giving her country inn to the winner of an essay contest, carrying on the tradition that began in 1993.
Carly Okyle
Social-Media Marketing Is Not the Silver Bullet for Busy Entrepreneurs
Writing

Social-Media Marketing Is Not the Silver Bullet for Busy Entrepreneurs

Relying solely on social media is a slow and increasingly expensive way to grow your business. Accelerate the process by getting your message in front of larger audiences.
Kimanzi Constable
When It's OK to Use an Exclamation Mark and When It's Not (Infographic)
Writing

When It's OK to Use an Exclamation Mark and When It's Not (Infographic)

You probably shouldn't, but this flowchart will help you know for sure.
Kristin Piombino
4 Ways for Entrepreneurs to Cultivate Their Writing
Writing

4 Ways for Entrepreneurs to Cultivate Their Writing

Writing is a practice with powerful benefits, personally and professionally, if you don't confuse it with cranking out content.
Kimanzi Constable
How to Write a Book While Running Your Startup
The Grind

How to Write a Book While Running Your Startup

Writing a book while running a company is exhausting. But if done correctly, it can help build both your personal and business brand.
Adina Grigore
The Elements of a Good Headline (Infographic)
Online Writing

The Elements of a Good Headline (Infographic)

From email to social media to SEO and beyond, great headlines are essential for business.
Kevin Allen
7.1 Steps to Writing Your Book
Entrepreneurs

7.1 Steps to Writing Your Book

If you're an entrepreneur who has been through the ringer in life or business and willing to share, self-publishing can be powerful.
Stacey Alcorn