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Attention New Grads Sending Out Cover Letters

Posted by on Mar 30, 2011 in BLOG, writing | No Comments

I saw this great little post on Twitter today and think it’s spot on for teaching people the right way to send a form letter. I admit I’m guilty of some of the faults pointed out by Mr. Heller, and the wheels are cranking right now to make sure those mistakes aren’t repeated. Luckily, Heller […]

Communication Breakdown – or, grammatical errors that drive me nuts

Posted by on Mar 24, 2011 in best practices, BLOG, grammar | One Comment

There are very few things that kill me more than reading a perfect resume from a likely candidate, then seeing her follow up letter that says “with regards to my application…” Sigh. When did we learn to ignore basics like this? The correct usage of the phrase has so many permutations: With Regard To. In […]

Why Fonts Matter

Posted by on Mar 15, 2011 in BLOG, dos and dont's, fonts, website design | No Comments

If you’ve ever had to do a flyer, poster or web page  – and more so if you’ve worked with a graphic designer for any of these – you’ve probably had the “talk on fonts.” How they can make or break a design. How one font “says” something over another. Some people roll their eyes […]