News | July 13, 2017

The Single Reason Why People Can't Write, According To A Harvard Psychologist

The Single Reason Why People Can't Write, According To A Harvard Psychologist

Writing for Inc., Glenn Leibowitz reviews Steven Pinker’s book: The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century. It’s a fascinating study of how overelaborate we as business writers can be. Pinker suggests adding plenty of examples to highlight your point and short descriptions of the more technical aspects of what your writing about to avoid confusing your readers:

https://www.inc.com/glenn-leibowitz/the-single-reason-why-people-cant-write-according-.html

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