In: Workplace Skills, Social Skills

Business Writing

Helpful pointers for writing effective email messages, reports, proposals and presentations.


7 Book

Writing to Persuade

How to Bring People Over to Your Side
Trish Hall
Liveright, 2019
8 Article
Todd Rogers and Jessica Lasky-Fink
Behavioral Scientist, 2023
9 Book

How Words Get Good

The Story of Making a Book
Rebecca Lee
Profile Books, 2022
8 Book

How to Take Smart Notes

One Simple Technique to Boost Writing, Learning and Thinking – for Students, Academics and Nonfiction Book Writers
Sönke Ahrens
CreateSpace, 2017
10 Article
Steven Pinker
The Chronicle of Higher Education, 2014

Smart Brevity

The Power of Saying More with Less
Jim VandeHei et al.
Workman Publishing, 2022
8 Podcast
Matt Abrahams and Glenn Kramon
Stanford Business, 2021

Making Numbers Count

The Art and Science of Communicating Numbers
Chip Heath and Karla Starr
Avid Reader Press, 2022

Draft No. 4

On the Writing Process
John McPhee
FSG, 2017
8 Article
Tim Casasola
Tim Casasola, 2020
8 Article

Time to Capitalize Black and White

Black and white are both historically created racial identities – and whatever rule applies to one should apply to the other.
Kwame Anthony Appiah
The Atlantic, 2020
8 Podcast
Amia Srinivasan and Thomas Jones
London Review of Books, 2020