2012, 2016

Sorry, people, but I’m calling you on your bullshit

By | December 20th, 2016|Tags: |

If you’ve never visited the Bullshit Generator website, you should do so right now. In a previous post, I explained the five secrets of good writing. By contrast, the Bullshit Generator highlights a common mistake [...]

1412, 2016

The 5 secrets of good writing

By | December 14th, 2016|Tags: |

So, you think you’re a good writer because you use big words, long sentences and industry jargon? Sorry, but you’re actually a bad writer. Good writers think of their audience and try to keep things [...]

712, 2016

Your poor word choices are literally making me sick

By | December 7th, 2016|Tags: |

Most people have missed a remarkable change that has occurred over the last decade or two. Fortunately, I have not. The change I refer to is this: these days, anyone who gives 100% effort is [...]

710, 2016

Meet the new me

By | October 7th, 2016|Tags: |

Some of you know the old me. I’d like to take this opportunity to introduce you to the new me. The new Nick is fitter, healthier, more knowledgeable and more successful than the old Nick. [...]