While good writing may come easily to some and not so easily to others, everyone's writing can always stand improvement. Even the greatest writers of all time had to edit their works. But editing your own writing is a tough task. You know exactly what you meant when you wrote it, so your mind can … Continue reading 5 Hacks That Will Immediately Improve Your Writing
Toward the end of last year, I attended Hootsuite's Connect conference. This virtual event was all about mastering social media for business. One of my favorite sessions was about social customer service on Twitter, given by one of Twitter's very own - Rob Hamilton. Since this conference, Rob has gone on to work for Amazon … Continue reading How to Nail Customer Service on Twitter (Plus 8 Brands Who Have)
Thomas Edison, Steve Jobs, Norman Rockefeller, and Jane Austen—all very different people spanning the course of history, yet they all possessed one common quality. Creativity. Thanks to their creativity, we have lightbulbs, iPhones, nostalgic art, and beloved novels. Who are today’s creative minds? Are you one of them? If you identify with these five statements, … Continue reading 5 Signs of a Creative Mind
As a writer, I thoroughly enjoy reading other people's thoughts, strategies, tips, and tricks on the writing process. I love learning from and identifying with other writers. Throughout this past year, I've discovered many great articles about writing - and now I'd like to pass a few favorites on to you. Save them now; read … Continue reading 7 Best Writing Articles of 2016
Disclaimer: This post only contains a few sections of my article. To read the whole article, click here. "Everyone knows that one person who loves to smell the pages of her books and claims bookstores are one of her favorite places on Earth. (Or, if you’re like me, that person is you.) For those of … Continue reading Recently Published: Top Three Gifts for the Book-Lovers in Your Life
Once in a while, someone challenges the status quo. They arrive with new ideas, energy, and a fresh take on the stale hum-drum we've all grown used to. Everyone flocks to people like this. Why? Perhaps because we all like an occasional breath of fresh air. We're drawn to people who are excited, passionate, and … Continue reading Bill Bernbach: The Rule-Breaker
My childhood life goal was to be another Nancy Drew, sleuthing for answers, helping people who needed it, and finding a choice "C" when the only options given were "Terrible A" and "Not-So-Great B." Some people may have thought that was unrealistic. But I beg to differ. As a Copywriter and Social Media Marketer, that's … Continue reading You’re a Copywriter? Cool!. . . What Exactly Is That?