Author Archives: Laura Caruso

Etiquette Tips: Cubicle Living

When sharing a work space or working within close quarters, it’s important to be considerate to the people around us. Especially in a cubicle setting, we can sometimes forget that our actions can affect someone else’s day. In order to … Continue reading

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The Excellent Ellipsis (…)

The ellipsis, a punctuation mark that employs three consecutive periods (…), is used when intentionally omitting a word, phrase, or paragraph within quoted text. When summarizing information or writing articles, it is occasionally necessary to include direct quotes from your … Continue reading

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Common Abbreviations

Abbreviations are meant to make our lives a little easier. By shortening frequently used words and phrases we are able to save time and convey the same information. However, some abbreviations can have tricky or inconsistent rules. Here are a … Continue reading

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Strengthening Your Communication Skills

Good communication skills are essential in the workplace. Whether you need to write an email to a co-worker or a memo to the entire office, it is important to communicate clearly and effectively. By doing so, you will lessen the … Continue reading

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Using Social Networking

As the digital age continues to grow and expand, social networking over the internet has become one of the key ways to connect with people from all over the world. One website which focuses on connecting individuals in a professional … Continue reading

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