We write more in business than we did 20 years ago. Good news? Depends on your skills.

Email, Slack, Confluence, Jira, Salesforce – we spend our days typing. Maybe that will change. Until then? Writing can be one of your key competitive advantages.

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Analyzing Your Business Audience

In an early scene from the film Limitless, down-on-his-luck novelist Eddie Morra is getting screamed at by his landlady for not paying the rent. But as she relentlessly berates him for being a shiftless loser, a wonder-drug he’s swallowed...

Should You Be Listing References on Your Resume?

References are important, but they’ll only weigh your resume down. Read on to find out why listing references on a resume is a bad idea.

The New World of Business Writing

A recent article in the Wall Street Journal asked the question, “Why Can’t M.B.A. Students Write?” One of the answers was that “Not all students view writing…as important,” an observation supported by an example from Cornell...

What’s the Difference Between a Letter of Interest and a Cover Letter?

Is a letter of interest the same as a cover letter? Not quite. Learn the difference between the two and when you’d want to use each (or a cold email.)