Archive for the ‘Writing’ Category

The Worst Speech in the World

June 28th, 2012 | 4:24 pm | Categories: Public Relations, Writing

We all use business clichés from time to time. As much as I claim to loathe them, I’m guilty of it too. Using a cliché in a small internal meeting might induce eye rolls, and it’s fun to mock them on Top 10 lists. But when those tired expressions make their way into news releases, blog posts, tweets, and other communications intended for large audiences, it’s a serious problem. Continue reading…

Perhaps the greatest website. Ever.

March 4th, 2010 | 8:20 pm | Categories: Writing

I am a faithful follower of many, many websites. I start every day reading a half dozen newspaper websites. Then there’s NPR, The Onion, and more blogs than I can count. They all bring happiness to my day and information to my brain. Continue reading…