Friday, December 16, 2011

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Monday, December 12, 2011

Great Post on "Scarecrow" Cover Letters

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!

Friday, November 4, 2011

Professional Writing

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

Should Christians Be Vegetarians?

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.