Imagine this. Your boss walks into your office (or cubicle) and says, "We have a new hire. Smart, talented young person, but the writing skills are weak. I want you to mentor this person."
Updated: September 08, 2009, - 02:43 PM
It takes thought and effort, but here's a way to keep the vocabulary cobwebs at bay.
Updated: August 30, 2009, - 05:14 PM
Words are the key to thoughts, which makes them one of life's greatest treasures.
Updated: August 16, 2009, - 10:11 PM
Here's a twist on the old my-dog-ate-my-assignment excuse. Michelle writes:
Updated: August 02, 2009, - 01:07 PM
The bottom line doesn't always go on top.
Updated: July 19, 2009, - 06:04 PM
"So what's a dangling modifier, anyway?"His hat was tipped low over his forehead, his eyes obscured by his dark shades....
Updated: July 05, 2009, - 10:09 PM
David writes, "Flummoxed, flabbergasted, confused, amazed, shocked were the reactions I experienced after reading [your] column. Not the actual column; it was the ending that left me in various states of disbelief.
Updated: June 28, 2009, - 11:46 PM
As-salamu alaykum. Peace be upon you. With those words President Obama moved millions.
Updated: June 14, 2009, - 08:52 PM
One executive turned a low-budget corporate retreat into a quick way to upgrade skills.
Updated: May 31, 2009, - 10:14 PM