Welcome to the inaugural edition of the Grammar Cop — a forum for tips and reminders about the frequently confusing and often-illogical communications platform known as English. It’s our job at The Hired Pens to pay attention to this stuff. (Truth be told, we’re kind of obsessive-compulsive about it, so this is actually fun for […]
About Michael Blumfield
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In a previous blog post, I discussed how American businesses besieged NBC News with requests when it offered insights into what made Japanese companies successful. This was the result of its in-depth news show, “NBC White Paper,” and the businesses wanted the information contained in the report. Of course, NBC created the report as a […]
The business world is full of terms that are widely used, yet often misunderstood. Case in point: white papers. Defining your terms is critical in order to get agreement on a subject. That’s particularly true with the term “white paper.” If your team can’t get in sync about what everybody means by the phrase, you’re […]