How to maximize your gratitude

not teaching,still THINKING … Gratitude is all around us this Thanksgiving Day. In the spirit of thankfulness, we share a post that originally was published in April 2014 when this blog devoted that entire month to “polishing your professional skills.” Here it is, again, intended for anyone and everyone. Thanking someone with a formal note […]

May you remember to give thanks

MAY you … For the month of May, we are devoting this blog to our wishes for journalists present and future: “MAY you … “ Every day, you will find a tip, a tidbit or a top-of-mind piece of advice we hope will help you now and later A resounding theme this graduation weekend — from […]

April 29: A thank you? Pitch yourself!

For the month of April, our blog will be devoted to polishing your professional skills. Everything you need to know about courtesy, manners and common sense. And we do mean “need” to know. APRIL 29 Thanking someone with a formal note has already been a theme of our April tips. But here is an idea from […]

April 12: Thank you? Not this time!

For the month of April, our blog will be devoted to polishing your professional skills. Everything you need to know about courtesy, manners and common sense. And we do mean “need” to know. APRIL 12 Please and thank you. These have been a theme of our blog, especially this month. But did you know there are […]

April 7: Award winner? Say thank you!

For the month of April, our blog will be devoted to polishing your professional skills. Everything you need to know about courtesy, manners and common sense. And we do mean “need” to know. APRIL 7 This is the time of year for scholarships and awards of all kinds, from high school to college to the professional […]