The number of poorly written emails, resumes and blog posts I come across each month is both staggering and saddening. Grammar is off. There are tons of misspellings. Language is much wordier or more complex than necessary. Some things I read literally make no sense at all to me.
So begins this brief and insightful article from Linked In. If you need validation that good writing is good for you, please read. My favorite tip (the one I hammer into my children)? Number 5: READ.