Standing between you and the things you want is one simple thing. A financial plan

There’s one easy way to meet your goals: Have a financial plan, whether formal or informal. You know how to do this”Nearly everyone has engaged in some kind of financial planning, whether they know it or not,” Ramassini said. That’s how financial planning is personalized. The internet offers plenty of free calculators and articles to help you create a financial plan. “Many firms and banks offer financial planning without charge if you’re a client or customer,” he said.


There’s one easy way to meet your goals: Have a financial plan, whether formal or informal.
You know how to do this”Nearly everyone has engaged in some kind of financial planning, whether they know it or not,” Ramassini said.
That’s how financial planning is personalized.
The internet offers plenty of free calculators and articles to help you create a financial plan.
“Many firms and banks offer financial planning without charge if you’re a client or customer,” he said.
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Standing between you and the things you want is one simple thing. A financial plan

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If your financial dreams mean occasionally thinking about how nice it would be to have certain things, you are missing out. There’s one easy way to meet your goals: Have a financial plan, whether formal or informal. Most people have a sticking point, though, when it comes to actually creating one, according to a survey by PNC Investments. The investment company surveyed its customers in August 2018 to dig into their feelings about creating a financial plan, says Rich Ramassini, a certified financial planner and senior vice president at PNC Investments in Pittsburgh. The ones who did had two caveats. They didn’t want to it to take a lot of time. And, they didn’t want to have to share a lot of personal information.

It’s the actual planning that brings clarity and understanding, not the 60-page document that is immediately obsolete. Rich Ramassini senior vice president, PNC Investments

If that seems relatable, you can relax. It doesn’t have to take weeks of your life. It doesn’t have to be that complicated. In fact, Ramassini says, it’s possible the real benefit comes from simply sitting down and doing it. You can have a conversation with a professional or just sit down with a piece of paper and a pen. It’s the actual planning that brings clarity and understanding, “not the 60-page document that is immediately obsolete,” Ramassini said. It’s not that different from writing down foreign-language vocabulary on index cards. The very act of writing helps cement those words in your head. It’s similar to a budget. You can be as formal and complicated as you like. Pay someone to go over your income and expenses with you and have that person create a detailed budget. Or just use a little notebook to track spending and meet your monthly costs.

You know how to do this

“Nearly everyone has engaged in some kind of financial planning, whether they know it or not,” Ramassini said. Wedding planning is a good example. “If you want to have a reception, different elements go into that,” he said, and it all goes toward the prime goal of getting married. “As everyone starts coming together, there are competing priorities.” For some people, flowers are extremely important. For someone else, it might be having a specific DJ or a particular venue. More from Invest in You:

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What almost no one knows about emergency savings “You have to prioritize, you have to make decisions,” Ramassini said. “The vast majority don’t have the money to say ‘yes’ to everything on their list.’ Next, you look at the money you have and decide how to allocate. You may choose less-expensive flowers so you can afford the lakefront hotel. That’s how financial planning is personalized. “It’s what is most important to you,” Ramassini said. “Laying out your goals and objectives to get some estimate as to what things will cost, and looking at the resources to see how you’ll pay.”

DIY or use a pro

You can do it yourself, armed with all the facts about your finances. The internet offers plenty of free calculators and articles to help you create a financial plan. “But don’t have a false sense of security because you moved some sliders around on an online calculator,” Ramassini said. A website can’t give you accountability or insight into your specific situation. “Many firms and banks offer financial planning without charge if you’re a client or customer,” he said. “Planning is not always costly.” You can go to a professional who charges by the hour or the plan. “What you save or gain could far outweigh what you spend,” Ramassini said. “Decide whether it’s an expense or an investment — it depends on what you do with the information you learn.”


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Justin Bieber wants to sell his $8.5 million Beverly Hills home via Instagram—look inside

It appears Justin Bieber and his wife, Hailey, are looking for a buyer to purchase their Beverly Hills home — but not in the most conventional way. On Friday, Bieber posted 13 images of the interior of his home on Instagram, writing in the caption: “I think I wanna sell my home in Beverly Hills who wants it?” Bieber purchased the 6,132 square foot home for $8.5 million earlier this year, according to Realtor.com. Take a look inside, via Bieber’s series of Instagram posts. “I’ll sell it with all


It appears Justin Bieber and his wife, Hailey, are looking for a buyer to purchase their Beverly Hills home — but not in the most conventional way.
On Friday, Bieber posted 13 images of the interior of his home on Instagram, writing in the caption: “I think I wanna sell my home in Beverly Hills who wants it?”
Bieber purchased the 6,132 square foot home for $8.5 million earlier this year, according to Realtor.com.
Take a look inside, via Bieber’s series of Instagram posts.
“I’ll sell it with all
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Justin Bieber wants to sell his $8.5 million Beverly Hills home via Instagram—look inside

It appears Justin Bieber and his wife, Hailey, are looking for a buyer to purchase their Beverly Hills home — but not in the most conventional way.

On Friday, Bieber posted 13 images of the interior of his home on Instagram, writing in the caption: “I think I wanna sell my home in Beverly Hills who wants it?”

Bieber purchased the 6,132 square foot home for $8.5 million earlier this year, according to Realtor.com.

Take a look inside, via Bieber’s series of Instagram posts.

“I’ll sell it with all the furniture,” Bieber said in one post of his family room, which displayed a sectional couch and a large art piece on the wall. “MAKE AN OFFER.”


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Altria’s chance of writing down its Juul investment has ‘increased materially,’ Fitch says

The chance that Altria writes down the value of its $12.8 billion investment in Juul has “increased materially” amid uncertainty around the e-cigarette industry, Fitch credit analysts say. Altria took a 35% stake in e-cigarette market leader Juul late last year to help offset declining sales in its main business, cigarettes. Altria’s stake valued the start-up at $38 billion. “The probability Altria impairs the value of its 35% investment in Juul has increased materially due to considerably dimin


The chance that Altria writes down the value of its $12.8 billion investment in Juul has “increased materially” amid uncertainty around the e-cigarette industry, Fitch credit analysts say. Altria took a 35% stake in e-cigarette market leader Juul late last year to help offset declining sales in its main business, cigarettes. Altria’s stake valued the start-up at $38 billion. “The probability Altria impairs the value of its 35% investment in Juul has increased materially due to considerably dimin
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Altria's chance of writing down its Juul investment has 'increased materially,' Fitch says

Menthol pods for Juul Labs Inc. e-cigarettes are displayed for sale at a store in Princeton, Illinois, U.S., on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019.

The chance that Altria writes down the value of its $12.8 billion investment in Juul has “increased materially” amid uncertainty around the e-cigarette industry, Fitch credit analysts say.

Altria took a 35% stake in e-cigarette market leader Juul late last year to help offset declining sales in its main business, cigarettes. The number of cigarettes Altria sells has been falling for years with smoking rates declining and existing customers quitting or dying.

Juul’s sales were booming when the deal was announced last December. Altria’s stake valued the start-up at $38 billion. Since then, scrutiny around Juul and the e-cigarette industry as a whole has heightened.

State and local lawmakers are banning flavored e-cigarettes, while the Trump administration is readying a plan to remove these products from shelves across the country. An outbreak of a deadly vaping-related lung disease has stoked panic, causing at least some people to reconsider using e-cigarettes.

“The probability Altria impairs the value of its 35% investment in Juul has increased materially due to considerably diminished and uncertain e-vaping growth prospects,” Fitch analysts Bill Densmore and Carla Norfleet Taylor wrote in a note Tuesday.

Hedge fund Darsana reportedly slashed the value of its stake in Juul by more than a third to a price that values the vaping company at $24 billion.

Altria previously said it expects the U.S. e-cigarette industry’s volume sales to grow between 15% and 20% annually with international revenue that equals domestic revenue by 2023, the analysts wrote. That would partially offset the declines in cigarette sales.

“However, long-term growth prospects are now likely reduced due to the uncertain implications from increased regulatory scrutiny and potentially lower consumer confidence in e-vaping products,” they said.

Fitch downgraded Altria’s credit ratings two notches to BBB after Altria made the Juul investment because the deal increased Altria’s leverage. The firm’s forecast has “minimal dividend contributions” from Juul, so a write down would not harm the firm’s negative rating sensitives, the analysts wrote.

Altria and Juul declined to comment.


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Phoebe Waller-Bridge reluctantly wrote the original ‘Fleabag’ sketch as a favor for a friend

Before she became an Emmy award-winner and $20 million Amazon deal-maker, Phoebe Waller-Bridge was just trying to be a good friend and ended up “tricked” into writing a 10-minute sketch for a comedy show. “She had been trying to get me to do stand-up for ages, and I was like, ‘No no no,'” Waller-Bridge said of her friend’s request. Seeing the audience’s reaction to the performance, Waller-Bridge says her best friend and DryWrite Theatre Company co-founder, Vicky Jones, along with their producer,


Before she became an Emmy award-winner and $20 million Amazon deal-maker, Phoebe Waller-Bridge was just trying to be a good friend and ended up “tricked” into writing a 10-minute sketch for a comedy show. “She had been trying to get me to do stand-up for ages, and I was like, ‘No no no,'” Waller-Bridge said of her friend’s request. Seeing the audience’s reaction to the performance, Waller-Bridge says her best friend and DryWrite Theatre Company co-founder, Vicky Jones, along with their producer,
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Phoebe Waller-Bridge reluctantly wrote the original 'Fleabag' sketch as a favor for a friend

Before she became an Emmy award-winner and $20 million Amazon deal-maker, Phoebe Waller-Bridge was just trying to be a good friend and ended up “tricked” into writing a 10-minute sketch for a comedy show.

She told the Los Angeles Times in a 2017 interview that she came up with the original idea of “Fleabag” to help out her friend Deborah Frances-White, who needed to fill a 10-minute slot at a comedy show. But she was reluctant to do so at first.

“She had been trying to get me to do stand-up for ages, and I was like, ‘No no no,'” Waller-Bridge said of her friend’s request. “And she tricked me with this one. She said it was storytelling with comedians and it was sitting down.”

The piece, which Waller-Bridge wrote in a few days, was a success, thanks in part to the writer’s ability to include her own trickery in her storytelling.

“So I ran with the stand-up thing, and the first 9½ minutes was basically the character delivering joke after joke about how bleak her life was,” Waller-Bridge explained. “I really wanted that idea of an emotional twist at the end of something that seems so relentlessly funny, because I don’t think people can be relentlessly funny unless they’re hiding some kind of pain.”

Seeing the audience’s reaction to the performance, Waller-Bridge says her best friend and DryWrite Theatre Company co-founder, Vicky Jones, along with their producer, Francesca Moody, insisted the sketch become a full-length play. Before they knew it, they had a venue at Edinburgh’s Fringe Festival, where it ran for a month and won a Fringe First award. “I didn’t really have a choice,” Waller-Bridge said. “It was the best kind of bullying from my friends ever.”

“Fleabag” would go on to be developed as a TV show aired on BBC and picked up by Amazon to stream to U.S. audiences. Since then, the entertainer’s portfolio has expanded to include working on “Broadchurch” and “Crashing,” and creating, writing and executive producing the award-willing spy thriller “Killing Eve.” She made her mark on the big screen, appearing in “Solo: A Star Wars Story”, and was brought on by Daniel Craig himself to rewrite the script for the next James Bond movie. Next up: She’s executive producing HBO’s upcoming comedy series “Run.”

“This is the biggest thing, by far, that’s ever happened to me,” she told the LA Times back in 2017. “And it’s amazing that it’s come from ‘Fleabag.'”

Waller-Bridge took home three Emmy awards this week for best comedy writing, acting and overall series for “Fleabag.” Just a few days later, Amazon announced a $20 million a year deal with Waller-Bridge, through which she’ll create and produce new TV content the streaming platform.

“I’m insanely excited to be continuing my relationship with Amazon,’ Waller-Bridge said in a statement. ‘Working with the team on ‘Fleabag’ was the creative partnership dreams are made of. It really feels like home. I can’t wait to get going!’

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The surprising benefits of journaling for 15 minutes a day—and 7 prompts to get you started

If you’re like most people, you’ll only write down what you absolutely need to, like to-do lists, meeting notes and reminders. But writing in your journal as a way to release and express your thoughts, feelings and emotions can be a life-changing habit. It can help you clarify your thoughts and feelingsKeeping a journal allows you to track patterns, trends and improvements over time. It can help you recover from traumatic experiencesThere are no rules as to how or what you must write about. Crea


If you’re like most people, you’ll only write down what you absolutely need to, like to-do lists, meeting notes and reminders. But writing in your journal as a way to release and express your thoughts, feelings and emotions can be a life-changing habit. It can help you clarify your thoughts and feelingsKeeping a journal allows you to track patterns, trends and improvements over time. It can help you recover from traumatic experiencesThere are no rules as to how or what you must write about. Crea
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The surprising benefits of journaling for 15 minutes a day—and 7 prompts to get you started

Daily writing can be a challenge if you’re new to it. Much like meditating, it requires patience and commitment. But if you stick to it, it can improve your life in significant ways.

If you’re like most people, you’ll only write down what you absolutely need to, like to-do lists, meeting notes and reminders. But writing in your journal as a way to release and express your thoughts, feelings and emotions can be a life-changing habit.

1. It can help you clarify your thoughts and feelings

Keeping a journal allows you to track patterns, trends and improvements over time. When current circumstances appear insurmountable, you can look back on previous dilemmas that you have since resolved and learn from them.

You might also encounter moments where you feel confused and uncertain about your feelings. By writing them down, you’re able to tap into your internal world and better make sense of things.

Anne Nelson, an acclaimed journalist and author of the forthcoming book, “Shadow Network: Media, Money and the Secret Hub of the Radical Right,” says she’s often asked whether she suffers when writing on fraught subjects. Her answer is always no.

“What I feel is a deep satisfaction when I get it right,” she said. “It’s the feeling when I’ve explained something in writing that I couldn’t explain to myself before I started.”

2. It can help your injuries heal faster

It may sound a little crazy, but a 2013 study found that 76% of adults who spend 50 to 20 minutes writing about their thoughts and feelings for three consecutive days two weeks before a medically necessary biopsy were fully healed 11 days after. Meanwhile, 58% of the control group had not fully recovered.

“We think writing about distressing events helped participants make sense of the events and reduce distress, thus helping the body to heal faster,” Elizabeth Broadbent, professor of medicine at the University of Auckland in New Zealand and co-author of the study, said in an interview with Scientific American.

3. It can improve your problem-solving skills

When you encounter a difficult problem, removing the situation from your mind and putting it down on paper encourages you to look at things from different angles and brainstorm several solutions in a more organized manner.

A classic 1985 study from the School Science and Mathematics Association, for example, found that students who wrote about their math problems in a journal (e.g., describing the problem and writing about how they came up with the answer) had significantly improved test scores over time.

4. It can help you recover from traumatic experiences

There are no rules as to how or what you must write about. Creative writing, such as fiction or poetry, can also be a form of journaling — and it can help you move past traumatic experiences.

Writing creatively allows you to craft a coherent narrative and shifting perspective, according to Jessica Lourey, a tenured writing professor, sociologist and author of 15 books, including “Rewrite Your Life: Discover Your Truth Through the Healing Power of Fiction.”


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Here’s an example of the perfect cover letter, according to Harvard career experts

That’s where the cover letter comes in. Linda Spencer, associate director and coordinator of career advising at Harvard Extension School, says that a solid cover letter answers two key questions: Why are you the right fit for the job? Here’s an example of what a strong cover letter looks like, according to Harvard career experts (click here to enlarge): Credit: Harvard University, Office of Career Services / Harvard Extension School, Career and Academic Resource Center Don’t know where to start?


That’s where the cover letter comes in. Linda Spencer, associate director and coordinator of career advising at Harvard Extension School, says that a solid cover letter answers two key questions: Why are you the right fit for the job? Here’s an example of what a strong cover letter looks like, according to Harvard career experts (click here to enlarge): Credit: Harvard University, Office of Career Services / Harvard Extension School, Career and Academic Resource Center Don’t know where to start?
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Here's an example of the perfect cover letter, according to Harvard career experts

Found your dream job? Don’t be so confident that you’ll get hired: It’s very likely that there are several other qualified candidates competing for that same position. That’s where the cover letter comes in. Including a cover letter to complement your resume can be an effective way to impress hiring managers: It displays your strong writing skills, sets you apart from other applicants and shows that you went the extra mile. Linda Spencer, associate director and coordinator of career advising at Harvard Extension School, says that a solid cover letter answers two key questions: Why are you the right fit for the job? How will you add value to the organization? “It takes the average employer about seven seconds to review these documents,” says Spencer. “They’re not reading, they’re skimming. So you need to make it clear right off the bat how you can add value.” Here’s an example of what a strong cover letter looks like, according to Harvard career experts (click here to enlarge): Credit: Harvard University, Office of Career Services / Harvard Extension School, Career and Academic Resource Center Don’t know where to start? The career experts share tips on how to write a cover letter that stands out:

1. Address the letter to a specific person

“To whom it may concern” is one of the fastest ways to get your application deleted. Always try to address your letter to a specific person — usually the hiring manager or department head. Include their name, title, company and address at the very top below the date. If you don’t know who to address, LinkedIn is a great place to start. Simply enter the company name and some keywords into the search bar (e.g., “Google, hiring manager, sales”) and a variety of related profiles will appear.

2. Clearly state the purpose of your letter

Your opening line doesn’t need to be anything extravagant. In fact, it should be the complete opposite, according Harvard’s career experts. Keep it simple and straightforward: State why you’re writing, the position you’re applying for and, if applicable, how you found the job listing.

3. Don’t rehash your entire resume

You’re not writing a 1,000-word essay that summarizes your resume. The cover letter is your chance to explain why you’re genuinely interested in the company and its mission. No need to make it super formal, either. Use your own voice and add some personal flourishes to make the letter more interesting. “If you have relevant school or work experience, be sure to point it out with one or two key examples,” the career experts note. “Emphasize skills or abilities that relate to the job. Be sure to do this in a confident manner and keep in mind that the reader will also view your letter as an example of your writing skills.”

4. Use action words and don’t overuse the pronoun “I”

Instead of using flowery words and cliche claims like “fast thinker” and “highly creative,” go for action words. Here are a few examples of action verbs to use when highlighting specific skills: To demonstrate leadership skills : Accomplished, contracted, assigned, directed, orchestrated, headed, delegated

: Accomplished, contracted, assigned, directed, orchestrated, headed, delegated To demonstrate communication skills : Addressed, translated, presented, negotiated, moderated, promoted, edited

: Addressed, translated, presented, negotiated, moderated, promoted, edited To demonstrate research skills : Constructed, examined, critique, systematized, investigated, modeled, formulated

: Constructed, examined, critique, systematized, investigated, modeled, formulated To demonstrate creative skills: Revitalized, redesigned, developed, integrated, conceptualized, fashioned, shaped Avoid using too many “I” statements because it can come off as though you’re mostly interested in what you can gain from the company. The focus should be on what the company can gain from you.

5. Reiterate your enthusiasm and thank the reader

The closing of your letter should: Reiterate your interest in the position

Thank the reader for his or her consideration

State that you look forward hearing back from them

Include your signature at the very bottom

6. Keep your format consistent


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When former president Jimmy Carter left office, his peanut business was $1 million in debt

When President Jimmy Carter left the White House in 1981, he was 56 years old and deep in debt. His peanut business, which sold certified seed peanuts and other farm supplies, was $1 million in the red by the time he finished his term, The Washington Post reports. When he left office in debt, “we thought we were going to lose everything,” Carter’s wife Rosalynn told the Post. Forced to sell the company, Carter started writing books to generate income. In 2017, Carter got more than $230,000 in su


When President Jimmy Carter left the White House in 1981, he was 56 years old and deep in debt. His peanut business, which sold certified seed peanuts and other farm supplies, was $1 million in the red by the time he finished his term, The Washington Post reports. When he left office in debt, “we thought we were going to lose everything,” Carter’s wife Rosalynn told the Post. Forced to sell the company, Carter started writing books to generate income. In 2017, Carter got more than $230,000 in su
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When former president Jimmy Carter left office, his peanut business was $1 million in debt

When President Jimmy Carter left the White House in 1981, he was 56 years old and deep in debt.

His peanut business, which sold certified seed peanuts and other farm supplies, was $1 million in the red by the time he finished his term, The Washington Post reports. Carter had been managing the family-owned peanut farm, warehouse and store in Plains, Georgia, since his dad died in 1953, but when he became president, he put it into a blind trust to avoid conflicts of interest.

When he left office in debt, “we thought we were going to lose everything,” Carter’s wife Rosalynn told the Post.

Forced to sell the company, Carter started writing books to generate income. Today, the 94-year-old has published more than 30, from a children’s book to reflections on his presidency.

As a former president, he also receives an annual pension of about $210,000 and an allowance for things like travel, office space and other expenses. In 2017, Carter got more than $230,000 in such allowances, the National Taxpayers Union Foundation reports.


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Here’s an example of the perfect resume, according to Harvard career experts

Just the thought of writing a resume can lead to a huge headache. But it doesn’t have to be so complicated. Try to think of your resume as an award-winning short memoir about your professional experience. Here’s what a strong resume looks like, according to Harvard career experts (click here to enlarge):IMAGE CREDIT: Harvard University, Office of Career Services / Harvard Extension School, Career and Academic Resource CenterDon’t know where to start? The career experts suggest considering the es


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Here's an example of the perfect resume, according to Harvard career experts

Just the thought of writing a resume can lead to a huge headache.

But it doesn’t have to be so complicated. Try to think of your resume as an award-winning short memoir about your professional experience.

Certainly, they aren’t exactly the same (resumes shouldn’t be written in a narrative style), but both share a few similarities: They tell the truth, differentiate you from others, highlight your most unique qualities and capture readers’ attention.

Here’s what a strong resume looks like, according to Harvard career experts (click here to enlarge):

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Don’t know where to start? The career experts suggest considering the essential tips below:


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Ex-U.S. Navy officer: How to write emails with military precision and command

A vaguely written and poorly formatted email will most likely get lost in the shuffle or ignored (at least for a couple of days). So if you want to start writing strong emails that command attention, look no further than the U.S. military. For decades, the U.S. Air Force has relied on “The Tongue and Quill,” a manual on how to communicate efficiently. “Since returning from duty, I’ve applied these lessons to emails that I write for my corporate job,” Seghal wrote in an article published in Harva


A vaguely written and poorly formatted email will most likely get lost in the shuffle or ignored (at least for a couple of days). So if you want to start writing strong emails that command attention, look no further than the U.S. military. For decades, the U.S. Air Force has relied on “The Tongue and Quill,” a manual on how to communicate efficiently. “Since returning from duty, I’ve applied these lessons to emails that I write for my corporate job,” Seghal wrote in an article published in Harva
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Ex-U.S. Navy officer: How to write emails with military precision and command

A vaguely written and poorly formatted email will most likely get lost in the shuffle or ignored (at least for a couple of days). So if you want to start writing strong emails that command attention, look no further than the U.S. military.

For decades, the U.S. Air Force has relied on “The Tongue and Quill,” a manual on how to communicate efficiently. During his active duty service, Kabir Seghal, a U.S. Navy veteran and former vice president at J.P. Morgan, says the training helped him learn how to structure emails that maximized a mission’s chances of success.

“Since returning from duty, I’ve applied these lessons to emails that I write for my corporate job,” Seghal wrote in an article published in Harvard Business Review. “My missives have consequently become crisper and cleaner, eliciting quicker and higher-quality responses from colleagues and clients.”

Here are Seghal’s top lessons on writing emails with “military precision”:


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Want to be irresistible to hiring managers? Avoid these 6 resume mistakes at all costs

Never underestimate the power of basic skills such as MS Office, Excel and communication skills. Hiring managers receive piles and piles of jargon-filled resumes that it’s difficult for them to assume what skills you do or don’t have. Play it safe and include even the most basic soft skills, especially the ones that are listed under the “minimum requirements” section of the job listing. Peter Yang is a career expert and the CEO of Resume Writing Services, the parent company of ResumeGo. Before t


Never underestimate the power of basic skills such as MS Office, Excel and communication skills. Hiring managers receive piles and piles of jargon-filled resumes that it’s difficult for them to assume what skills you do or don’t have. Play it safe and include even the most basic soft skills, especially the ones that are listed under the “minimum requirements” section of the job listing. Peter Yang is a career expert and the CEO of Resume Writing Services, the parent company of ResumeGo. Before t
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Want to be irresistible to hiring managers? Avoid these 6 resume mistakes at all costs

Never underestimate the power of basic skills such as MS Office, Excel and communication skills. (Things to leave out: Leadership, time-management, project scheduling, etc.) Hiring managers receive piles and piles of jargon-filled resumes that it’s difficult for them to assume what skills you do or don’t have. Play it safe and include even the most basic soft skills, especially the ones that are listed under the “minimum requirements” section of the job listing.

Peter Yang is a career expert and the CEO of Resume Writing Services, the parent company of ResumeGo. Before that, he worked as a manager and recruiter for more than 20 years. His work has also appeared in Inc. and Glassdoor.

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