Writing for Business:


December 5, 2013  12:03 PM

What’s the past tense of spin — spinned, span or spun?

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Which is correct?

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October 17, 2013  5:11 PM

Sock puppets, sock puppetry and Internet shills: Misinformation vs. disinformation

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August 19, 2013  5:48 PM

Multitasking, errors and irony

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Which is correct?

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August 19, 2013  1:59 PM

Introductory phrases and commas

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Once the business owner saw the benefits of attending an ______________ improved. A. Agile retrospective, his participation B. Agile retrospective his participation 0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend


January 10, 2013  8:56 PM

Should you find an alternative to “due to”?

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Which is correct? Most major security breaches ____________ human error. a. can be attributed to b. are due to


October 16, 2012  1:31 PM

Do we really need words like “decisioning”?

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  Which is correct? Business activity monitoring provides an immediate real-time monitoring and ____________ capability. a. decisioning b. decision-making


August 13, 2012  5:39 PM

Me or I and the problem of overcorrection

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Which is correct? Would you like Joe and _______ to attend the conference in New York next week? a. me b. myself c. I Continued...

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August 7, 2012  1:06 PM

Graciously accept or graciously decline? You may do either — but can you say you’re doing so?

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Which is correct? I have only, so far, committed to two holiday parties on that evening, so I _________ accept your invitation. a. graciously b. gratefully


July 17, 2012  2:21 PM

The difference between racking your brain and wracking your brain

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typing Which is correct? I've been ______ my brain but I cannot figure out how to get this script to run. Can you have...


June 6, 2012  12:12 PM

Personal pronouns

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Which is correct? The number of security holes found during the penetration test left _________ shaken. a. the CSO and...


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