I'm "bookmarking" this article so I can read it (and all the comments) later.
Gary Gutting, "What Is College For?"
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Monday, December 12, 2011
I'm going to have my business writing students read this one next semester. This past semester, even though I tried to emphasize the very same things this post does, I still got a handful of "Pursuant to ..." cover letters. Argh!
Thursday, December 8, 2011
Friday, November 4, 2011
I'll be teaching another course in professional writing next semester. The one I'm teaching now hasn't gone quite as planned (do they ever?). I recently found the Work Goes Strong blog, and I know I'll be using it as a resource when I teach professional writing again.
Monday, October 24, 2011
Here's an article that can be used when discussing the importance of anticipating the opposition. (I think author Michael Gilmour overdoes it a bit, to be honest, but at least he's thorough.) It's also an argument that might rile up some of my students here in this Bible-Belt town.