Year-end report writing tips

Writing reports as time-honored year-end activity as sipping egg nog lattes. Here's a strategy we use to make writing those missives easier and faster: The Position-Rationale-Proof Strategy©. The PRP helps us think through our ideas in the context of what we want to...

July Action Item: Mid-year review

Mid-year is a logical time to review, retool and recommit. Mid-Year Review Take a look back at the what you did during the first half of the year. What worked? What didn't? What were the big learnings? What could you change to increase the odds of success in the...

Write better right now

What if I told you there was one really easy tactic you could deploy to improve the quality and impact of your writing? Well, there is: Chop your prose by 15-20%. I got this great little piece of writing advice from editor Chip Scanlon decades ago and it's still my...