When I got an email from Forbes saying I had been called out I thought I might have won a free seat at a webinar or perhaps a nice eBook. But it was a comment of mine that I had made on a wonderful article called Why Is Business Writing So Awful? that rang their chimes. As you can imagine seeing that headline made my teeth start to grind and I went into full rant mode.
Although feminism and equal rights are now playing a more significant part in our society, there still remain the odd few old-fashioned males who believe that a woman’s place is in the home and her role is to look after him.
In this sad tale, our hero tries to convince us of his ability to be understanding and tolerant of his wife’s shortcomings. I’m sure you will feel the utmost sympathy for him…
It is important for men to remember that, as women grow older, it becomes harder for them to maintain the same quality of housekeeping as when they were younger. [Continue reading]
We writers love to shoot the breeze about how to pace online business writing, but the key point to remember is to make text as easy and pleasant as possible to read. Sentences need to vary in length, paragraphs need to be short, and there are … [Continue reading]
Whether you love cats or hate them, they form a major part of many people's lives. Here are some short stories about the ways in which some people cope - or not ... enjoy! A couple was dressed and ready to go out for the evening. They … [Continue reading]