It’s not hard, all you have to do is ask.
Zinsser’s advice to write tight and bright hasn’t aged. Read more of my favorite tips from this widely-loved style manual.
If you’re self-employed, saying no to new projects can be hard. These tips from writer Kate Harold will make it easier.
Letters of introduction matter, though it could be months – or even years – before they pay off.
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Here are the 10 most popular posts that ran on WordCount during June, in case you missed them the first time around.
Writing short takes skill. Here’s how.
Deadlines piling up, or maybe you just need to make time to do a blog post every day? Here’s how to speed up your writing.
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