Tag Archive: good writing

How good writers strengthen your authentic voice

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Recent articles on Internet marketing have emphasized authenticity: “being yourself,” communicating in an unforced way, connecting with people, and avoiding slick campaigns that show that you don’t know yourself or your customers. One article from Business 2 Community mentions the following:

Authenticity is Forbes’ number 1 trend that marketers should budget for in 2015… Authenticity is built on honesty (sincerity), quality (brand reputation), and history (your story through your voice).

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Which of the Hogwarts Houses Fits Your Writing Personality?

Welcome to Hogwarts School of Writing. The Hogwarts houses remain the same as in the school of witchcraft and wizardry from J.K. Rowling’s books, but this time you’re going to get sorted into one of the houses based on your writing personality.

Each of the Hogwarts houses has its potential strengths and weaknesses. Do you write like a Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Slytherin?

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Welcome to Words in Bold

Good writing is indispensable to professional success.

In this blog, the topics I explore will include:

  • The substance and style of good writing
  • Different kinds of writing, and their skillful (or misguided) use in various contexts
  • Advice for professional success

I look forward to sharing my own insights, making referrals to great books and other valuable sources of information, and hearing your thoughts.

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In the meantime, consider: Are you in need of good writing?

Maybe you set up a blog for your business website, but it hasn’t been updated in months. Maybe you want to submit an article to a journal or magazine in your field, but you aren’t sure how to get past the first draft. You have exciting ideas about an e-book you want to write on a topic that’s sure to boost your professional credibility, but you’ve only got an outline so far.

Writing takes time, inclination, patience, and skill. Regardless of what kind of work you do, enlisting the services of a strong writer will help you attain success.