No-one deliberately writes dry, dull documents that people dread reading. But most of us have been guilty of that at some time. Play around with these techniques, and help people to feel good when they receive emails or other documents from you. ...

Over the past eight years, I have coached hundreds of people in writing skills. My clients have ranged from ages six to 60. They’ve spanned all cultures and creeds. And do you know what? They all make the same mistakes....

If you're an entrepreneur, a creative, or are simply living a curiosity-driven life, the chances are good that you'll get a lot of unwanted advice. Most of it will be the 'brush off, and dust yourself down' kind. But sometimes people will try to control...

Photography forces you to pay attention, to get out of your head and into your body, to fully inhabit your eyes. Taking pictures of the small things, and bringing a tourist mindset into life helps to clean the grime from the daily grind....

It's been six weeks and I'm 11 classes down. I'm doing things I thought I would never do. Chest presses. Crazy sprints in dynamic mode. Backwards and sideways treadmill running. Here's what I've learned along the way. ...

It’s truly hard to find your place at work, and find an environment where you can freely express yourself. It doesn’t help that traditional society keeps giving us the message that who we really are is best left at home. ...

In this day and age of #fulldisclosure and #truestory, not everything has to be for public consumption. Whether you're a writer or not, the most important work of your life may be the writing that is languishing on your old computer, or stuffed in a...

Race, culture and identity and interwoven in so many ways. What you keep and what you leave can be as random as the genetic lottery of life....

It always surprises me when people think fashion is frivolous. Or that they're too intelligent or serious-minded to care about the clothes they wear. Well, I believe fashion matters. ...