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How does copyright law affect my work?

There are basic rules to be aware of regarding copyright law in the United States. Continue reading

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A note on using pronouns ending in …self

These words should be used only when the noun or pronoun was referenced previously in your text. Continue reading

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Design Your Message for Best Results

Part of getting your message across to your audience successfully is designing your communication. Just as in the products that catch our eye, the visual appearance is just as important as the content. It may make or break your effort … Continue reading

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Why is the “Gray Lady” Cutting Copyeditors? The New York Times Has a New Focus

  The New York Times is shifting emphasis away from copy editors to reporters. significant cuts are being made to copy editor positions at the paper, signaling that readers may expect to see more errors in stories from the Gray … Continue reading

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How many words will fit on a page?

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