Resources for NaNoWriMo

Resources for NaNoWriMo

If you're doing NaNoWriMo -- or otherwise producing a work of fiction -- and want some professional support, I can't help you, but my friend Duncan Murrell can. I don't write fiction. OK -- a few years ago I wrote a short story that got published, but it almost killed...
Business holiday cards round-up

Business holiday cards round-up

'Tis the season to start on your organization's end-of-year season's greetings. We've got you covered with tips and tactics for a successful and less stressful creative process! 4 ways to use business holiday cards 9 tips for great business holiday cards How to write...
Conference survival tips

Conference survival tips

After the COVID hiatus, in-person conferences are back. I've been to two so far this year, the Cullowhee Native Plant Conference as an attendee and the Environmental Educators of North Carolina Conference as a presenter and attendee. This week, I'm presenting at the...
Corporate Social Responsibility: Voting

Corporate Social Responsibility: Voting

We're big proponents of voting around here. We take time off for voter registration drives, get-out-the-vote activities and early and Election Day voting. So when we saw this email ahead of National Voter Registration Day from Luno, we were delighted! We're proud to...
Is your writing sabotaging you?

Is your writing sabotaging you?

A colleague wasn't getting good results from emails and Slack messages. They knew their writing wasn't effective didn't know why. When they spoke directly to someone, they were very effective. When they asked me to take a look, two things stood out to immediately:...