Winner of the Revise the “Office Plants” E-mail Contest

Thanks to everyone who submitted an entry in our Revise the “Office Plants” E-Mail Contest. You bold people took one of the most tortured samples of workplace e-mail and reworked it into a direct, practical piece.  You fixed the oblique subject line Individual Office Plants and even smoothed out lumpy sentences such as During a […]


Writing Contest: Revise the “Office Plants” E-Mail and Win Our Workbook

No, the “Individual Office Plants” e-mail (below) isn’t a joke, we didn’t make it up, and it’s not going to be featured in an upcoming Dilbert cartoon. In fact, “Individual Office Plants” is an authentic e-mail forwarded to me by a Writing Matters reader who shall remain nameless. Like many of you, the person who […]