3 Wordsmith openings available

3 Wordsmith openings available

Introduced in April 2021, Wordsmith is designed to help leaders communicate well in print and online. Membership is limited to a small number of clients, ensuring quick turnaround and preferential treatment.  As Fall approaches I currently have room for three...
Effective PowerPoints Workshop

Effective PowerPoints Workshop

He noticed on his own, enough to say something. CID’s results are self-evident.  “Death by PowerPoint” is avoidable. More information here about the Creating Effective PowerPoints workshop I’m teaching in mid-March:...
I am* working.

I am* working.

It starts while we’re in school, I think.  Though I wasn’t a troubled student (well, 7th grade math was a bomb) we pick up the expectation along the way that to look industrious –busy– is a good thing. A virtue. It probably is, for the most part.  But...
Common Sense Day – Nov 4

Common Sense Day – Nov 4

November 4th – Common Sense Day, sometimes referred to as Use Your Common Sense Day. I looked up the definition of Common Sense this morning on Word Hippo and cringed to see:       Noun (obsolete) An internal sense, formerly believed to be the sense by which...