Writing for business can be tricky. Because you must maintain a professional manner, this can often cause some people to become too formal in how they write. Although business writing should be more formal than other casual types of writing, such as emails between friends or social media articles, it still needs to maintain a friendly...
Understanding how to give constructive criticism is one of the most fundamental skills in the business world. It is essential in reconsidering marketing initiatives, improving employee performance, and even conducting self-assessments as a manager or company owner. When offering criticism to an individual, you must be both courteous and frank, which is...
In today's business world, using Zoom chat messaging has become the norm. What makes Zoom so popular is its easy-to-use user interface and how simple it is to sign up for an account. Unlike Skype, you don't have to pay anything out of pocket to make a call. This makes...
It can seem as though "best practices" for generating copy on your website landing pages might be different for every viewer. Yet, you will find that there are some best practices you can adopt to make the writing process simpler for you. These practices will also make sure that your website...
People are unpredictable, when it comes to criticism. You can be talking to a giant of constancy and courage, but this same person can be offended to tears if you point out some error in their work or life. Conversely, you can be sitting with a fragile individual and they...
Your client wants to open up new relationships with new clients. You’re showing assertiveness, and you volunteer to take on the challenge. However, this is one task that can be quite cumbersome. The assignment feels similar to meeting a person for the first time - it’s like a first job...
Work and business relationships are complex, held together by mutual respect and professionalism. The stress of a job and focus on career advancement and salary puts a toll on even the best work relationships, and mistakes made can upset the harmony in the workplace. We All Make Mistakes As humans are...
Just like any other chatting messages, Slack is a great way you can connect to your colleagues faster and with the least hassle, compared to other messaging platforms like email. However, just because it serves a similar purpose to WhatsApp or Snapchat, doesn’t mean you should treat it just...
Email marketing is a crucial part of any successful digital marketing campaign. After all, who doesn’t use email? Nowadays, it propels not just customer conversions but also retention. Not to mention it’s your direct route to your audience. But just because it’s easy to send an email doesn’t mean you’ll...
Cover letters, resumes, proposals, online job applications—these are some of the most significant pieces you will write. They must engage readers and communicate persuasively, especially for competitive positions. Even if you are modest and shy, these pieces must sell you. Here are 12 tips to apply in high-stakes situations.   1....