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Letters of Note: C. S. Lewis on Writing

Letters of Note: C. S. Lewis on Writing | JenEd - Helpful Writing Tips | Scoop.it
Fascinating letters. Interesting correspondence.
Jennifer Bartels's insight:

Whether you're writing with a pen and paper or a keyboard and screen, what was true for Lewis in 1956 remains true today.

 

I had a psychology professor who always said, "Follow the KISS principle! 'Keep It Simple, Stupid!'" Here, C.S. Lewis gives us a more elegant look at the KISS principle, but the sentiment is the same. I share Lewis' five "What really matters is" tips with my students regularly.

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5 ways to improve your writing skills — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Small Business Tax...

5 ways to improve your writing skills — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Small Business Tax... | JenEd - Helpful Writing Tips | Scoop.it
Like it or not, people judge you by how you write. Strong writing skills will help you get noticed, earn your colleagues’ trust and move you up in your career, says author and writing coach Roger C. Parker.

Via Charles Tiayon
Jennifer Bartels's insight:

With more and more careers and jobs moving into the online environment, strong writers are in high demand. You may be an excellent speaker, but your boss and coworkers may never know that because they only interact with you via the written word. 

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Mark A. Taylor's curator insight, March 15, 2013 2:36 AM

Handwriting should never go away!