As the Olympics have come to a close this year, it always makes me think about each athlete’s story and how it actually relates to us as writers. Their success isn’t always a straight line and what it takes to become an Olympic athlete can also compare to what it takes to become a professional writer.
Some super cringe status updates reminded me what NOT to do. Learn how to create engaging content by doing the opposite of my past self on Facebook!
As a content writer, you may be asked to write a press release unless you have a specific public relations writer. In case the opportunity arises, I want you to be prepared! So let’s talk about press releases.
You can enjoy writing your cover letter AND make it wow your potential employer. I’ll prove it! Read more to find out.
Stories within marketing are everywhere and serve an important purpose. Look at the hot sauce bottle on your dinner table—I bet there’s a little story on the label. Look at your menu the next time you go to a restaurant or your favorite local boutique’s website. We are surrounded by stories. But why? Before we…
Punctuation is a crucial tool to use in your writing to clearly communicate your ideas. One area of punctuation that tends to trick many are the dashes—em dashes, en dashes, and hyphens specifically. Let’s talk about how using them correctly can take your writing up a notch! Read more.
In order to master the art of captivating your audience, you not only have to read a lot, but you also have to write. A lot. There’s no avoiding it. Let’s talk about how you can practice writing every day by using good ol’ writing prompts. Read more!
Read how the power of simplicity can go a loooong way with our writing (and burgers!).
This is a recount of when I wrote my first book ever and the lessons I learned that apply to us as content writers. Read to learn all about it!
There are several key elements you can include in a follow-up email that will get your potential employer/recruiter/HR representative to notice you and provide you with some clarity on the status of your interview. Read more to find out!