The Silver Lining Of Bite-Sized Learning Nuggets: 3 Training Modalities For Microlearning
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The Silver Lining Of Bite-Sized Learning Nuggets: 3 Training Modalities For Microlearning

You’ve probably heard the term microlearning thrown around a lot regarding eLearning and training programs. That’s no surprise: microlearning, which turns training into “bite-sized learning nuggets” has become an increasingly popular modality to use for improving employee performance over the last decade. But if you haven’t already made the shift toward bite-sized learning, the process Read more

Monthly Writing Professor Q&A with A.J. Ogilvie
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Monthly Writing Professor Q&A with A.J. Ogilvie

ProWritingAid Presents: Ask a Writing Prof: How to Boost your Business, Studies, or Career in a Practical Way with Exceptional Writing On the third Wednesday of every month, the ProWritingAid community is invited to join Andrew (A.J.) Ogilvie, PhD, Professor of Business Communication for an in-depth training and Q&A. A.J. Ogilvie, PhD A.J. Ogilvie, PhD, Read more

Grammar Tips: What Is a Present Participle? | Proofed’s Writing Tips
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Grammar Tips: What Is a Present Participle? | Proofed’s Writing Tips

3-minute read Present participles are a key part of English grammar. But what exactly is a present participle? And when do you need one? In this post, we’ll explain the basics. What Is a Present Participle? Present participles are a type of verb. Most are formed by adding “-ing” the end of a base verb Read more

Enhance Your Writing Style with This Handy Google Docs Add-on
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Enhance Your Writing Style with This Handy Google Docs Add-on

Writing Habit is  a Google Docs add-on  to help you with your writing. The basic philosophy behind the app is to help users build writing habits through achieving daily/weekly writing goals. It does so by tracking your daily word count and offers you suggestions for improvement. The app works best when you set your writing Read more

How to Create an Inclusive Workplace and Boost Your Company’s Bottom Line
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How to Create an Inclusive Workplace and Boost Your Company’s Bottom Line

You can hire the best employees in the world, but if the work environment is not inclusive, they will leave. Diversity and inclusion are key factors in fostering a positive work environment. An inclusive workplace makes all employees feel valued. Their differences are acknowledged and greatly contribute to the company culture and business outcomes. When Read more

Ignite Your Creativity: The Best Music to Listen to While Writing
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Ignite Your Creativity: The Best Music to Listen to While Writing

If writing is a fire, music can be the lighter fluid. For some writers, there’s nothing like a good song to ignite their creativity. If that sounds like you, this article might help improve your writing playlist. If not, maybe I’ll inspire you to switch on some tunes next time you write. One note before Read more

What is the Future of SEO?
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What is the Future of SEO?

What is the Future of SEO? It is a question that always stays in the subconscious mind of every SEO expert.SEO World is changing faster than ever. Old habits are dying, and new strategies are replacing the traditional methods.Businesses are adopting AI and machines. Algorithms are shaping business and human life. And brands are depending Read more

How to Fictionalize Your Home Town for Your Story Setting
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How to Fictionalize Your Home Town for Your Story Setting

Is Your Town the Perfect Setting? You’ve always thought that bar on Main Street where the old-timers and the lowlifes hang out together because there’s a pool room in the back would make the perfect setting for your neo-noir novel. Or maybe the feud between the Townies and the Farmers at the high school is Read more

Writing Tips: A Beginner’s Guide to Rhyme | Proofed’s Writing Tips
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Writing Tips: A Beginner’s Guide to Rhyme | Proofed’s Writing Tips

4-minute read Rhyme and rhyming words are common in English. You might even want to use this technique in your own writing. But how does rhyme work? What types of rhyming are there? And where is it used most often? In this post, we explain the basics. What Is Rhyme? Words rhyme when they end Read more

Effective Leadership: How to Use Framing to Communicate Strategically
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Effective Leadership: How to Use Framing to Communicate Strategically

How Framing Can Move Clients, Colleagues, and Employees to Action If you were to ask any leader, “Is a key part of your job persuading people?” they would resoundingly answer “yes.” But if you were then to ask, “What kinds of strategies do you use to persuade people?” it’s unlikely they’d be able to name Read more