Eugene Writer Offers Tips On Better Writing For All

Jul 12, 2017

You don't have to write like a journalist to be successful in most careers.  But it helps, actually. 

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Being able to communicate thoughts in writing--briefly and clearly--is a handy skill no matter what the job. 

Professional journalist Mary-Kate Mackey, who taught at the University of Oregon, packages up some ideas on how to deliver punchy prose in her book Write Better Right Now: The Reluctant Writer's Guide to Confident Communication and Self-Assured Style

That subtitle tells it all: even if you are reluctant to write, knowing how can only help. 

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