How to make a great groom’s wedding speech

In some ways the groom has the easiest wedding speech of all – even easier than the father-of-the-bride speaker – despite the fact that he may have not slept for three nights beforehand worrying about it.

How to make a great groom's wedding speech

What about the main reason why you’re here?

Traditionally his role is to thank the father of the bride (or whoever has given this particular speech) for his kind words and to thank everyone responsible for organizing – and where appropriate, paying for – this amazing wedding.

He also thanks the other guests for turning up and for their generous gifts.

(No jokes about 18 toasters here; it could cause hurt feelings.) [Continue reading]


How men and women, er, define things differently

Despite the blurring of boundaries between and among genders in recent years, it’s still interesting to note how men and women can differ in the way they view and define things.

How men and women, er, define things differentlyFor example…

Thingy (thing-ee) n.

Female…… Any part under a car’s hood.
Male….. The strap fastener on a woman’s bra. [Continue reading]

Need some inspiration for a blog post? 10 Quick Tips

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Thinking up ideas for new business blog posts can be hard, especially if you haven’t yet had time to attend one of my workshops to open your mind up to new and inspired blogging inspiration! So in the meantime, here are some generic ideas that … [Continue reading]

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Content Writing News – top curated articles for February 2015

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Thought you folks would like to see the latest updates on what I curate, as well as the latest articles here on HTWB about content writing, that my privileged mailing list members see at the end of every month. Here is what we shared at the end of … [Continue reading]

Warning for golf widows…

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A word of warning to any woman who calls her partner when he's at his club playing golf... Several men were in the changing room of a golf club. A mobile phone on a bench rang and a man picked it up, turned on the hands free speaker-function … [Continue reading]