The Template

Every week, I maintain THE TEMPLATE, an award-winningWinner of the 2015 Plank Center Award (public relations org.) for commitment to mentorship. blog that's been viewed more than 1.5 million times by people all over the world. In every column, I provide step-by-step instruction to help you become a stronger communicator. Like I always say, "Write well, open doors!"

Word-for-word guides for effective emails, resumes, cover letters and more.

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October 27, 2017

The "F-Word" You Must Use Every Day in Your Career

It's OK. You're allowed to say it.

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October 10, 2017

How to Provide Constructive Criticism via Email

Don't sweat the email convo. Use my guide.

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February 4, 2017

How to Write Emails to American Businesses from Outside the US

For starters, be honest and transparent about your English.

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January 21, 2017

The 5-Second Strategy to Write Emails with Authenticity

Give before you get.

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December 13, 2016

How to Ask to be a Guest on a Podcast

The email that landed me a response 9 out of 10 times.

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November 28, 2016

How to Write Impressive Company Staff Bios

The smart way to describe your team members.

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November 5, 2016

How to (Actually) Find Your Purpose

Step-by-step instructions for the greatest journey you will ever take.

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August 30, 2016

How to Write an Impressive LinkedIn Company Page Description

Your core mission in about thirty seconds.


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