Nobody expects you to be perfect all the time. However, there are some really glaring writing mistakes that when done repeatedly can seriously undermine your credibility, reputation and personal brand.
But many of these mistakes are easy to avoid. For instance, misspelled words, excessive exclamation points and the overuse of emoji are frequent writing errors in emails that are easy fixes, according to Jacqueline Whitmore, etiquette expert and founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach.
Is it really worth checking every single document for writing errors? Yes, according to Timothy Harper, writing coach and editor of CUNY Journalism Press. "The whole point of grammar and punctuation is clarity.”
Click through these 12 slides to learn more about the most common writing mistakes and how to correct them.Related Video: 10 Words to Cut From Your Writing