• Department News,  Opportunities for English Majors

    Good Writing, Good Business

    I love coming across great writing-related links on Twitter and Facebook, especially when the articles or essays articulate points I’ve tried to make for years. One of the best pieces I’ve discovered recently comes from The Harvard Business Review. The ethos of that publication, combined with a compelling title, captured my attention immediately. The piece is called “Your Company Is Only as Good as Your Writing,” and if that’s not a bold claim, I don’t know what is. It gets right to the heart of why a strong liberal arts focus–especially reading and writing–is essential for success in the particular arena of the business world. Read it, share it, and…