Lifting the Block on Creativity

Lori Baxter Writing Tips

How can you get writer’s block if you aren’t even a writer? In the information age, anybody’s job description can include some kind of writing. That means anybody can suffer from writer’s block or any other kind of creative block. Deadline is approaching. You have to be cunning, creative, even brilliant. But after a half hour of staring at the …

How to Beat the Bull: Eliminating Jargon from Your Writing

Lori Baxter Writing Tips

Much of today’s business communication is overloaded with jargon and corporate buzzwords.  Dilbert author Scott Adams has made millions by poking fun at the language used in the business world, and shows like The Office have become favorites for parodying workplace dialogue. But when poor business communication starts costing you sales, it is no laughing matter. Does Your Business Writing Stink? …