To celebrate the launch of Articulate Training, we’re hosting a series of Articulate Talks. The first is on 6 June at 6.30 PM at Club Workspace in Chiswick, London. Prices start at a very reasonable £15 if you book in advance (or £8 for students and under-26s with the promo code ‘student’) What [...]
Tag Archives | Journalism
Take a moment, prompt your thoughts and gain a little perspective. This week’s best of the web thinks about women and tech.
Amateurs talk about inspiration. Professional writers just go to work. Here are ten techniques that help me get work done more efficiently.
Vital vocabulary: 50 words to improve precision, enticement, intrigue and clarity of communication.
An editor must manage multiple moving parts from content planning to handling writer’s egos, so we asked some experts for their top tips.
Hiring a writer? 10 must-ask questions to avoid problems, delays and bad chemistry.
Ten epic failures of communication ranging from unfortunate typos through to bewildering examples of a failure to think first, communicate second.
Research and experience show that short words are better than long words for improving comprehension, recall, engagement and credibility.
Ten common writing mistakes that can make you look unprofessional and hurt your reputation.
One of the most popular pages on this site is How to be a freelance journalist, which is based on my experiences in that job in the early 2000s. It’s a tough gig and getting tougher. Because of this post, Marc Leverton interviewed me for his recent book, How to work as a freelance journalist. [...]