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The Word Business

Writing better at work and in life ... 
Because words still matter
 
July/August 2018

Why 'Dead Poets Society' Still Matters

Nearly 30 years after its release, one of the best films about words and writing
continues to teach us. 

Here are four scenes that live on.
(Thanks to IMDb)
 

Focus on Your Writing:
Getting It Done

Whether you're writing a book, a dissertation, a white paper or something else that's freaking you out, don't panic. 
Read this instead, and take it one word at a time. 
(Via TheAtlantic.com)

Did You Know?
Piano Lessons Can Improve Language Skills

A new study reveals that practicing music helps children improve word discrimination — even more than extra reading lessons.
Time to sign up your kid for piano lessons.
(Via MIT News)

What Are You Reading Today? 

It's not too late to sneak in some late-summer reading
and improve both 
your business and your life. 

Put these titles on your to-be-read list. 
(Via Entrepreneur.com)

Words from Two Lakes Media Group Clients

 

"Michael Popke is what every editor wants out of a freelancer. He turns in clean copy, hits every deadline and effortlessly tells a great story.


— Andy Berg, Executive Editor
Athletic Business (Madison, Wis.)
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