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Have you ever started reading something and quickly gotten distracted because of how long-winded it is? While being detailed with what you’re writing isn’t a bad thing per se, being too rambly can lead to people’s minds drifting away from what you’ve written, costing you their attention on what you have to say. Unlike long-winded writing, writing concisely means using the fewest words possible to convey an idea to your audience.

Why write concisely?

Even when grammatically correct, long sentences can overwhelm your readers, confuse them, or flat out bore them. How much should your readers have to hunt in order to figure…


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Though gyms are opening up and available for use again, working out from home can not only start you on a healthier lifestyle than you may already be living but also help to keep you in shape if exercise was already part of your daily routine. Luckily, most people in this day and age have access to a smartphone, and there are plenty of apps in the app store made just for at-home workouts. From tracking your workouts to giving you various exercise guides, these apps act as a personal trainer right in the comfort of your own home. …


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Sports law is a niche that not many people know about, yet it’s still an important part of the sports industry. With the industry expected to be valued at over $600 billion by 2022, having a system of checks and regulations reassures fans, players, coaches, and clubs that the hard work of each team isn’t exploited and that they get the best deals possible. From contracts to trademark laws to tax issues, sports lawyers are critical in making sure that sports can be enjoyed without worrying about the industry’s financial and legal aspects.

What is a sports lawyer?

Sports lawyers, like regular lawyers, “represent the…


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Not everyone that wants a career in sports in sports can be a professional athlete. The good news is that there are substitute career paths , including entering into sports law. This puts people in the thick of the industry in ways they may never have dreamed of before.

One of the most common careers in the field is a sports agent. Sports agents are famously portrayed in movies such as Jerry McGuire. While the role isn’t quite lavish as the film demonstrates, many people still find it to be an exciting career. Sports agents have the responsibility of handling…


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Regarded as one of the superior water polo players of all time, Dezso Gyarmati of Hungary won medals in five Olympic Games from 1948 through 1964. He was later able to translate his skills when he became the coach of his country’s national water polo team during the years 1975 through 1980 and 1985 to 1988. In 1972, the team won the Olympic silver medal, and then, Under Gyarmati’s coaching, this same team won a gold medal in 1976 and a bronze medal in 1980.

As one of the most famous and the most exciting and decorated players in the…


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Water polo’s origins remain obscure, but the sport came into existence in the mid-nineteenth century in the lakes and rivers of England. Believed to be invented by British resort owners, water polo was created in an attempt to attract more guests. In 1870, the London Swimming Association developed a set of water polo rules for indoor swimming pools in order to attract more spectators to swimming exhibitions. At its inception, was known as “aquatic football,” and combined the gameplay of soccer, rugby, wrestling, and football but set in water. …


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Since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic in March, the world has been swept in a series of changes. With many businesses shut down, emptied public spaces, and official orders to stay home, many Americans have found themselves with more free time than ever before. Isolation or quarantine can be an opportunity for you to prioritize your mental and physical health, but it’s also an opportunity to be productive. …


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In late March of 2020, Idaho Governor Brad Little signed into law “The Fairness In Women’s Sports Act,” effectively banning transgender girls and women from competing in female public school and university sports leagues. This law, which takes effect on July 1, 2020, is the first of its kind. Students whose eligibility is questioned are required to provide a physician’s note that verifies her “biological sex” on the basis of three criteria: “internal and external reproductive anatomy,” “the student’s endogenously produced levels of testosterone,” and “an analysis of the student’s genetic makeup.”

As the name suggests, seeks to create a…


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Law remains a strong and profitable career path for people, but it may not be for everyone. Law school requires time and effort to complete and it costs plenty of money for tuition. Money stands as a major obstacle for people trying to start law school, but you can still do it. You should consider the points in this article so that you can know what to expect from law school costs.

Save Money for Food

When you go to law school, you won’t have time to have a part-time job. The workload will require your entire focus, so make sure that you have…


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I won’t be the first to admit that it’s not easy making a living off of freelance writing. You’ll lose the security you had with a regular job including benefits like a steady paycheck and regular hours. To take the plunge and embrace your passion for writing as a career takes courage and a fair amount of preparation. You’ll find dozens of blogs helping you to with self-publishing and how to find assignments, how to write a pitch and ways to write efficiently. …

Richard Foster

Based in Seal Beach, CA, Richard Foster is an attorney, author, and graduate instructor. For more, visit RichardFosterAttorney.org to stay up to date!

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