2 min read · Aug 4th · Writing was always an underused tool to stand out professionally. Now it's a career essential.
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Harvard's Steven Pinker and other veteran writers have offered a handful of dead simple principles that, if you keep them in mind, will almost instantly improve your writing.
Other experts warn bad corporate writing is a symptom of deeper strategic and cultural problems at a company, and Jeff Bezos has made long-form narrative writing the centerpiece of strategy planning at Amazon.
"A lot of the time, a misinterpreted email is the result of a dropped word or misleading punctuation mark," Dhawan adds. "The solution is simple: Proofread your emails. Make it a point of pride to send clean, unambiguous communications."
4 min read · Oct 3rd · Fighting procrastination is a life-long battle, but it's a winnable one--if you use principles of emotional intelligence.
So, remember: Fighting procrastination is a life-long battle. But it's a winnable one, especially if you: 1. Acknowledge the need to change. 2. Identify and understand your feelings. 3. Work on stuff earlier. 4. Put it in the calendar. 5. Use the 5-minute rule.