Five Business Writing Tips to Get Your Email Opened and Get a Response

Five Business Writing Tips to Get Your Email Opened and Get a Response

Everyone writes for business, but not everyone writes effectively, especially when they email a message. In the age of technology, we’ve become lazy about grammar, but sounding professional will never go out of style. Here are five business writing tips for writing more effective emails on the job.   1. Eliminate Useless Words Less is [...]

How to Mitigate the Possibilities of Account Fraud

How to Mitigate the Possibilities of Account Fraud

Technology has provided wonderful tools to make banking faster and easier. We can wire money in seconds and get cash from any ATM in the world. We can pay bills and deposit checks at lightening speed. We can even deposit checks from our office instead of making the trip to the branch. Unfortunately, cyber criminals [...]

Good Things Come to Those Who Can Wait

Good Things Come to Those Who Can Wait

Are you the type of person who likes to spend your money as soon as you earn it? Or do you prefer to wait so you can buy something bigger and better in the future?   The Marshmallow Experiment A famous experiment called the Marshmallow experiment found that children who delay gratification tend to be [...]

You Can’t Usually Predict a Disaster but You Can Be Prepared

You Can’t Usually Predict a Disaster but You Can Be Prepared

I was visiting my son in Boston on the night an electrical transformer exploded in the Back Bay area, knocking out power. It was strange to look down Boylston Street and not see any lights! A recent article in the Boston Business Journal described the impact this freak occurrence had on local businesses, and it [...]

Switch to our desktop site