How-to

May 31, 2022 How-to

How to Write an Effective Memo: Tips and Templates

A memo (or memorandum) is a message or business document used for internal communications within a company.  Whether you’re writing about a project, event or issue, the goal of writing a memo is to bring attention, inform, ask or confirm anything, request information or affect operations with the help of recipients. In most cases, memos […]

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May 17, 2022 How-to

How to Write 10x Better Customer Service Emails (+Templates)

Each of us faces the need to contact customer support from time to time — whether it’s to ask for additional information, file a complaint, or get assistance with something. All these interactions directly shape our attitude towards the brand or company that we’re corresponding with. Microsoft’s survey shows that 96% of consumers regard customer […]

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May 12, 2022 How-to

Why fact-checking matters: A Conversation with Jenna St John, B2B&SaaS editor

In the age of information overload, content must stand out for its value to the readers. You need to find the right angle and bring out the most trustful information you can. Jenna St John, B2B&SaaS Editor at Grizzle, knows for a fact that it’s a strategy for the win. We talked to Jenna about […]

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May 10, 2022 Grammar

10 Mistakes When Crafting a LinkedIn Intro Message

When you’re seeking to expand your network on LinkedIn, there’s a temptation to submit connection requests “as is” in order to save time and effort. However, writing a personalized intro note can be of great help: according to LinkedIn’s stats, it increases the response rate by 30%! Moreover, a customized message can help you make […]

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March 30, 2022 Grammar

Mastering Adjective Order in English

Unlike languages with more loose word order, English is rather demanding on how several adjectives should be placed within a sentence. Even though putting adjectives in the wrong order probably won’t get you into much trouble, it’s still a matter of language proficiency, which can be crucial when taking exams or applying for a job […]

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March 14, 2022 How-to

6 Exercises to Improve Your Writing Skills

We all do some routine writing on a daily basis—whether it’s texting in messengers, work emails, or social media posts. There are also situations when we need to show our best as an author, such as composing a motivational letter, writing an essay, or completing a test assignment when applying for a new position. Today, […]

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March 9, 2022 How-to

How to Write an Effective Out-of-Office Message

Constant access to multiple gadgets has become our new norm and it’s now too hard to stop checking emails and task managers even on our time off. Nevertheless, it’s crucial for your mental health to be offline at least on vacations. However, it’s clear that your colleagues and clients deserve a timely response. An out-of-office […]

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February 8, 2022 How-to

How to Improve Your Writing Speed

No matter what you’re writing, you don’t want to spend days on just one piece. However, this occurs to most of us: we set unrealistic deadlines, type slowly with no goal, procrastinate to finally give up on our work or cause a last-minute rush to finish it. This way we’ll never succeed. If you’re ready […]

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January 26, 2022 How-to

6 Tips to Write a Compelling Sales Pitch

A sales pitch is a sales rep’s attempt to sell a company’s service through short and persuasive messages via social media, emails or phone calls. The goal of writing a sales pitch is to catch prospective clients’ attention and convince them to learn more about the company’s products or services.  The 80/20 rule, also known […]

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December 31, 2021 Grammar

5 Original Ways to Greet Xmas and Happy New Year

Each year, we all do this. Send generic Happy Holidays greetings because we’re either too busy or too tired to come up with something really touching or fresh. And who cares, anyway. Well, what’s the point in this ritual then if it’s lacking its very core—sincere wishes? Why not turn it into something meaningful? But […]

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