Should entrepreneur's use a thesaurus?

Should Entrepreneurs Use A Thesaurus For Their Writing?

You need to draft a spectacular newsletter or write an informative blog post for your business. You need to impress your clients and investors with your impressive writing skills. Should you reach for your thesaurus? We say yes! But with caution. Here’s why: Thesauruses are great resources for changing up repetitive sentences and paragraphs. You...

How to Use Bullet Points in Business Writing Effectively

Business writing should be clear and concise because you don’t have a lot of time to communicate your message before people stop reading. Bullet points are a great way to organize information in a way that is quick and scannable by your readers. They can (and should!) be used in emails, memos, presentation decks, and...

3 Essential Books to Help You Improve Your Writing

Writing is difficult and time-consuming, especially for those who dislike it. However, every business person will end up writing content in one way or another. It’s almost unavoidable. So what do you do? If you can’t outsource your writing, turn to self-improvement! There are hundreds of books designed to help you improve your business writing...

The Art of Writing Emails: 5 Tips To Improve Your Email Content

Email marketing is a smart move. However, your email may be tossed or left unopened if your subject line is vague or boring.

Interview with Bertrand Bickersteth

Behind The Response of Weeds with Bertrand Bickersteth

We sat down for a quick, lively Skype session with Bertrand Bickersteth, poet, author, and educator extraordinaire. Bertrand’s debut poetry collection The Response of Weeds: The Misplacement of Black Poetry on the Prairies draws on the historical, biographical, and geographical alike to explore what it means to be Black and Albertan. You can find his...

6 Tips to Improve Your Writing Process: An Entrepreneur’s Guide

We get it. Writing is hard. Starting the writing process is even harder. As an entrepreneur, you might find yourself writing — be it proposals, web content, business plans, or social media posts — a lot more than you expected or wanted to. If this sounds like too much, we’ll do the writing for you!...

Poetry and Thoughts

While this is a business blog, it’s a writing business, so I feel that gives me some wiggle room for what I write about. While I promise I’ll be posting tips on business writing, including how to improve your writing and the types of content businesses care about, for a first post I wanted to...