Category: Writing & Editing

Harold Evans explains to Charlie Rose “why writing well matters”

Former editor of Britain’s Sunday Times and Editor at Large for Reuters Sir Harold Evans explained why he’s driven crazy by a lot of the “increasingly incomprehensible” business language today in a recent interview with Charlie Rose.  “What […]

New Deloitte-Forbes study: 1/3 of C-Suite executives prefer reading long-form print content

A new report from Forbes and Deloitte details how top executives prefer to receive business insights.   300 C-suite executives from around the world were surveyed to produce the report, entitled: Thought Leadership in Action: Strategic Content to […]

How a blog can help your business generate more publicity

Competition for available media coverage continues to increase Competition for available media coverage continues to increase amid a sea of press releases and publicity efforts, according to an article by Ian Felton in SEO Chat.  As a […]

Thought leadership’s importance to management consulting growth

In a recent Forbes article, Russ Alan Prince details how competitive pressures among management consultants has made thought leadership an effective way to secure new clients. And Braden Kelly explained in a recent article how these competitive pressures […]

Long form content leads to high search engine rankings

In a crowded, competitive market for the attention of customers and clients online, long-form content has become a key differentiator for the strategically sophisticated business, as a number of industry experts have detailed. In particular: Long form […]

Essentials of Content Marketing #3: An editorial calendar

While many business have turned to content marketing as a means to attract new clients or customers — some have not adopted one of the most essential elements of these efforts — an editorial calendar. As Sydney […]

Essentials of Content Marketing Part #2: Research

This post is the second in a series dedicated to examining the components of content marketing.  In the first post in the series, strategy was examined.  This post discusses the importance of research and identifies some important […]

Essentials of Content Marketing Part #1: Strategy

The ascendance of content marketing More and more companies are now utilizing the internet as a means by which to communicate with key audiences.  And this communication is commonly referred to as content marketing.  Content marketing utilizes […]

6 content marketing essentials for Fintech companies

Financial services is in the process of significant change where technology is being utilized to help provide customers with a greater range and sophistication of services.  These financial services technology companies are most often referred to as […]

4 essential qualities of an excellent Public Affairs content writer

As online communications continue to disrupt traditional industries, so too are they impacting both the practice of Public Affairs advocacy, as well as the ability of advisors to attract and retain new clients. Importantly, communications have now […]

Why it’s important for professional services firms to develop thought leadership

Companies are turning to online sources of information when seeking to be educated buyers of consulting services, according to an article by Braden Kelley.  It is vital, therefore, as Mark Clemente details, for firms to seek to […]

How to find a great writer to produce your content

An article by Chris Warden on JeffBullas.com succinctly details what to look for in a great content writer.  As Warden details: “In an age where content is the new gold standard of web-related and social media marketing; […]