When it comes to great writing, less is more. But even if you’re familiar with the mantra to “omit needless words,” tightening your writing is harder that it looks. Which words should you omit? How can you write more clearly? Danny Rubin, a national news consultant and former television news reporter, demonstrates—with examples—the power of brevity.
There is a common misconception when it comes to writing that is professional in nature that a person must write in a verbose manner to come across as intelligent. [read]