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Helpful Tools for Fighting Writing Ghouls

Sometimes, all you need are a few tools to take your writing to the next level. Grammar, flow, and formatting mistakes are like ghouls lurking within the pages. They pop out and shock the unsuspecting reader, distracting him or her from the important idea you’re trying to convey. Luckily, there are several handy weapons you can use to vanquish these ghouls.

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Ureed Editorial Team

7 Enlightening Pieces of Advice for Freelance Writers on the Road

As we all know, a growing number of writers rely heavily on freelancing nowadays. Many are motivated by the promise of supplemental income, but most are also attracted to the flexibility freelancing offers. Flexibility is often accompanied by mobility. If you’re someone who loves to travel, or if you’re a travel blogger, then freelancing is your best strategy for maintaining a steady income. More and more millennials are trying to be “digital nomads” for a living.

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For Freelancers
Rebecca Byrne

Writing for a Living

“Your cousin is a doctor, and just look at how nice her life is! She has a big house, sends her kids to the best school in the city, and can afford nice vacations. You can’t do that if you’re a writer.”

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How to Improve Your Written and Spoken English
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Rebecca Byrne

How to Improve Your Written and Spoken English

It’s not fair, but it’s reality: to excel in many workplaces, you need to have some command of English. Most young professionals aren’t starting from scratch, given that some amount of English education is now required in most parts of the world. Still, maybe you slept through class, or perhaps it has been so long since you’ve used or studied it that you’ve lost much of your former prowess in the language. When quizzed, all you can come up with are simple verbs like “love,” “eat,” and “drink,” and basic nouns like “tacos” and “coffee” (if so, you picked good words to remember).

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For Freelancers
Alyssa Palmer

4 Things Millennials Should Do To Get Ahead In Their Career

Millenials are a force to be reckoned with. They have a reputation for being movers and shakers who don’t always comply with the norm. Most millennials seek adventure and thrive in leadership positions. To be blunt, millennials like to live life on their own terms.

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Ureed Editorial Team

The top 5 distractions, and what to do with them

Distractions are inevitable, and unavoidable to say the least, with whatever we do.
The solution to these distractions are simple, but as human beings we welcome them with open arms for as long as we can, because we enjoy procrastinating and avoiding work and whatever brings us stress, don’t you agree?

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Here are a few ways to plan your busy workweek!

We all know how stressful it is to plan your workweek; do we even remember to plan for our busy workweeks ahead of time? I know I don’t.
I would probably make it a mental note in my head, but when it comes down to it, I will completely forget the whole thing and say, “We’ll see how work goes, and I’ll go with the flow.” I’m sure most of us if not all are guilty of that, right?

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How to Improve Your University Experience

Are you a student in the faculty of languages? Are you studying a major not related to linguistics but you are still into languages? If your answer is “yes” to either question, then this blog is for you. You must have seen many “A” students out there who cannot get jobs easily or whose performance is not as good as other students with lesser grades and GPAs. This is not surprising, as there are things a university student with an interest in linguistics ought to do in order to begin with a solid footing.

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