Laurie Cunningham's blog

07/30/2018
In my previous life managing thought leadership campaigns for a global law firm, I also held writing workshops for the lawyers. During those workshops, I celebrated the virtue of plain language, warned against overusing adjectives and stressed the importance of getting to the point, fast.   We also...
05/04/2018
I’ll never forget my first job interview at a small newspaper in Southern California shortly after graduating from journalism school. I was sitting in a conference room, wearing my new business suit, feeling quite confident.  The editor who sat across from me scanning my resume was straight out of...