Write for Business - Blog

UpWrite Press understands the importance of writing skills in business: We're business people just like you. On this blog you'll find tips to improve your writing, along with topics of interest to our staff.

Featured Product

Write for Work

Our newest book Write for Work, a practical guide to writing and communicating in the workplace. This 8½ x 11 inch work-text is designed specifically to teach writing, grammar, and communication as it applies to the workplace.

Subscribe to the Blog

Add to Google Add to My Yahoo!

Subscribe to eTips

eTips includes the best information for effective business writing, along with helpful advice and updates on evolving communication practices.

Stay Connected


Tag Cloud

Recent Posts


    Using the Right Word: consequently, subsequently

    Monday, November 09, 2009

    Consequently means "as a result of"; subsequently means "following closely in time or order."

    We were late for the meeting; consequently, we missed the reading of the minutes.
    The general had retired to his study but was subsequently interrupted by a knock at the door.

    (From Write for Business, page 228, and Proofreader's Guide PDF, page 40)