Writing better emails – some back-to-basic tips

Much as we’ve shared earlier articles on emails here on HTWB it’s worth taking another look as time goes on. Here are some of my thoughts on issues which still can be a little perplexing in our daily email correspondence

Writing better emails - some back-to-basic tips

It’s always useful to check over the basics of our email correspondence

1.How informally should you write in a formal email?

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DEAR PARENT – politically correct letters to parents from desperate teachers…

A hilarious selection of letters written and sent home to the parents of recalcitrant brats … as sent to me by my good friend and mentor Dhananjay (Jay) Parkhe from Bangalore, India.

Politically correct letters to parents from desperate teachers...Share these letters to inspire your favourite, long-suffering teacher friends

Dear Parent,
We are delighted to inform you that your child displays remarkable initiative. Not for him the simple-minded obedience to teachers. We refer to his admirable refusal to do homework. We have, however, humbly requested him to stoop to our level and condescend to do his homework. [Continue reading]

A bumper crop of crap writing- Spam Of The Month Award II

Spam Of The Month Award II ... a bumper crop of written crap

And the out-and-out winner of the January 2018 Spam Of The Month award goes to Candidate number two: Vanilla we-wee wins first prize Everүthing cօmposeԁ made a great ԁeal of sense. Howevеr, think on this, suppose ʏou were to create ɑ killer … [Continue reading]

I have written a nonfiction book. How do I get it out there?

I have written a nonfiction book. How do I get it out there?

Here's the latest from my inbox - how to get your completed nonfiction book out there, sharing your expertise and your story. A real enquiry and one that's typical of many I receive now that I am working almost entirely as an author coach and book … [Continue reading]

How to write better for blogging plus…

How to write better for blogging plus

Have you ever thought just how valuable your blog can be, as the basis for a range of content to promote your business or interest? Now that more and more social media platforms are not only accepting, but also encouraging much longer posts, you have … [Continue reading]

How to write a good short story – in simple terms for beginners

How to write a good short story, in simple but effective terns

What does it take to make a brilliant short story? A lot depends on your taste in writing, and/or the taste in reading of your audience if it is already established. And there are many types of short story - almost as many different types as there … [Continue reading]

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