On Being a Writer
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On Being a Writer

The Right Word Isn’t the Almost Right Word

Easy mistakes can cost us clients

The Right Word Isn’t the Almost Right Word Easy mistakes can cost us clients
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I was hired by a client to edit their writing after they had sent out their holiday email with the salutation, “Dear Friends and Colleges.” Seriously, colleges, not colleagues. Needless to say, their friends and “colleges’ never let them forget it.

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Patricia Haddock

Patricia Haddock

Writer, editor, coach helping people move from where they are to where they want to be. Find me at Mind Cafe, Illumination, Coffee Times. & pat@phaddock.com.