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How to Choose an Online Proofreading Course

How to Choose an Online Proofreading Course

With the onslaught of options in online proofreading courses that have recently emerged, you may have a hard time deciding which one is best for you. If you’re actively looking for a course, you’re probably just getting started with editing and proofreading—which makes choosing the right course a daunting and confusing task. Don’t get overwhelmed […]

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Be Miserable at College or University

How to Be Miserable at College or University

Chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream. Back scratches. Led Zeppelin. Puppies. College success. What do these things all have in common? They are all so totally overrated. Let’s just think about this logically: Cookie dough and ice cream, together—why overdo the yumminess? Relieving itchiness with the appropriate application of friction—a pointless endeavor, really. You’ll probably […]

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Avoiding Gender Bias in Academic Writing

Avoiding Gender Bias in Academic Writing

Academic writing and research is becoming an increasingly globalized practice, and because of the Internet, journals are able to quickly and easily accept papers and studies from researchers around the world. A challenge for English as a Second Language (ESL) writers is that it is standard for many academic journals to publish in English, meaning […]

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