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Is Google Better Than a Dictionary?

"Get to the Point!" is a huge fan of working the heck out of your dictionary to improve your writing. But is Google better?

Theda C. Snyder - April 10, 2022
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Happy Grammar Day! The Top 10 Grammar Posts on ‘Get to the Point!’

Teddy Snyder | Lawyers' top three grammar goof-ups? Sufferin' suffixes, in honor of National Grammar Day, here are the top 10 posts from "Get to the Point!"

Theda C. Snyder - March 4, 2022
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Dictionary Betrayal

Of course you use a dictionary when you don’t know the meaning of a word. But you might have to pay attention to context to figure out which definition applies and whether it’s the right word to use. That’s why the dictionary is the traitor ...

Theda C. Snyder - February 23, 2022
Get to the Point

Not an Insect, Not Your Relative: The Grammatical Antecedent

Teddy Snyder | Make sure every pronoun or pro-form reference is clear.

Theda C. Snyder - February 15, 2022
Get to the Point

Put the Important Stuff First

Teddy Snyder | You want to frame your opening in a way that supports your position.

Theda C. Snyder - February 2, 2022
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Marketing Tips: When You Don’t Know What to Write

Teddy Snyder | Fodder for your blog, emails, social media and professional articles is everywhere. You only need to recognize it.

Theda C. Snyder - January 25, 2022
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Online Marketing: Try These 3 Techniques to Tempt Targets

Teddy Snyder | Smart marketers: Check out these suggestions for teasers to get people to open that email or click on your social media link.

Theda C. Snyder - December 1, 2021
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Turn Leisure Reading into Marketing Gold

Teddy Snyder | Funneling information to your clients from the books you read marks you as an expert who stays on top of the news in your field

Theda C. Snyder - November 22, 2021
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Thought Leadership Marketing: Write for Someone, Not Everyone

Jay Harrington | There has never been a better time to stand out through thought leadership because there have never been more unanswered questions due to the rapid pace of change.

Jay Harrington - October 12, 2021
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Don’t Say This to a Survivor

Teddy Snyder | There is nothing lucky about needing surgery. The business chief who uncovers IP theft is not lucky. Yet we misuse this phrase regularly.

Theda C. Snyder - October 7, 2021
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