Grammar

Better Business Writing and Grammar, Lesson 2: 'Danglers' and 3 Common Writing Errors

Do you commit errors, including fragments, run-ons and nonparallel construction? Here's how to stop.

Joan Oleck

· 7 min read

7 Writing Mistakes Non-Writers Make When Trying to Build Influence Online

Writing might not be your strong suit, but there's no reason to repeatedly make these kinds of mistakes.

Lucas Miller

· 5 min read

Become a Better Business Writer in 2 Easy Steps -- a No-Tears Guide

A new series on good writing, starting with some of those annoying grammar rules you should have learned in high school -- but didn't.

Joan Oleck

· 8 min read

Want to Publish a More Gripping Blog? Try These 3 Power-Writing Tips.

For starters, drop the use of the word 'there' at the beginning of a sentence. Ditto for 'while.'

David Loftus

· 7 min read

Don't Underestimate How Much Spelling Matters in Business Communications

Even in writing, you have just one chance to make a good first impression.

Jacqueline Whitmore

· 4 min read

Chelsea Berler

· 7 min read

7 Ways Every Entrepreneur Can Become a Better Writer

Talking a good game makes you popular, writing a good story makes you respected.

Dan Dowling

· 8 min read

Bad Email Grammar Ain't Good for Getting You a Job or a Date

Whether it is the cover letter for your resume or your profile on a dating site, people are judging how you wrote it before they consider what you said.

John Boitnott

· 7 min read

'I Feel Like' Is the Newest Controversial Phrase You Should Avoid

A recent New York Times op-ed ordered people to stop saying 'I Feel Like.' Here are some other common utterances to consider banning as well.

Lydia Belanger

· 3 min read

Don't Embarrass Yourself Saying These 12 Commonly Misstated Phrases

The easiest way to sound very smart is to not repeat the dumb things everybody else says all the time.

John Rampton

· 6 min read

Tricks to Help You Spell Unfamiliar Words (Infographic)

The last thing you want to do is send an email or publish a blog post filled with grammatical errors.

Jonathan Long

· 1 min read

4 Apps That Can Make You a Better Writer

Writing well isn't easy, but there are some apps that can make your work simpler.

Kaleigh Moore

· 3 min read