Business Writing

Why Blog?

Great question. Before answering it let me say that many people have commented on the time it must take to create my Blogs since I write a minimum of seven per week. I’ve found blogging to be like anything else in life, if you enjoy it and do it often it becomes increasingly easier. My…

The Editorial Calendar – A Blogger’s Friend

I was ready to start a blog. I had a theme. I had a title. I had an idea of what I wanted to write about. What I didn’t have was a complete editorial calendar. During my research of best practices for blogging, virtually every successful blogger made mention of the editorial calendar. It didn’t take me…

What Will I Write About Today?

Like other writers, bloggers sometimes get stuck for a topic.  The more you think about it, the more your mind blanks out.  I have to say when I first started out, I thought this would be a problem.  But, by some miracle, I haven’t been at a loss for topics. I think these are the…

Even the Pros Flub

I’ve been watching the news a lot lately, getting drawn into the drama around healthcare and politics in general. One thing I’ve noticed, politicians and public figures can be as bad at communicating as any Jack or Jill. Look at what Joe Biden said about the government’s handling of the economy, Mark Sanford said (and…