Our thoughts on words and business
Refuse to get yourself all dirty by using a human word like ‘sorry’. This is a bad word.Read more There is already 1 Comment relating to this entry... why not join the discussion
Throughout the noughties, the Republicans whipped the Democrats’ arses, despite having a candidate who would struggle to point at his own arse with a stick. Even if one end of that stick was already attached to his arse. One of the areas where they failed abysmally was ‘Tax Relief’. And the reason they failed was […]Read more There is already 1 Comment relating to this entry... why not join the discussion
One of our tips for writing well is this: write what you’d say if you were speaking to one person, face to face.
The tip applies even if you’re writing to millions of people. Which is exactly what someone did this week with their letter of introduction to the census. You might have read it.Read more There is already 1 Comment relating to this entry... why not join the discussion
It’s easy to be cynical about mission statements.
Our mission is to give the best possible customer service. Of course it is. That’s why I’ve been listening to Dire Straits for ten minutes while you tell me how much you value my call.Read more There are currently no comments relating to this entry... why not start the discussion?
You may not approve, but swearing is actually older than time itself.Read more There are already 4 Comments relating to this entry... why not join the discussion