Mike Consol

Location : United States
Joined : August 1, 2011
Total Articles : 3
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Adding an 'E' to the ABCs of Writing
Much is made of the ABCs of writing - accuracy, brevity, clarity - but there is a fourth more, advanced component to good writing. That's "euphony," a word many people do not know.
Category:   Writing
Why we Speak and Write in Cliches and Common Phrases
How many people in your workplace use distinctive words when speaking or writing? Here's a wild guess: damn few, if any. That I'm sure is the case even if you earn your keep in an exceptional workplace.That's because we all speak in common phrases...
Category:   Writing
Writing and Speaking in a Distinctive Voice
Speaking in a distinctive voice has little to do with using big or complex words (though I must admit I'm often amazed by how otherwise educated people have developed such a limited a vocabulary). A distinctive voice is more simplicity than...
Category:   Public Speaking