The Benefits of Quality Coaching

The Benefits of Quality Coaching

You don’t know what you don’t know. Coaching in the athletic arena was first documented in the mid-1800s, but it wasn’t until the 1980s that coaching as a profession, outside of sports, emerged.  For many, the notion of engaging with a coach is still a foreign...
Hectic Hyphens

Hectic Hyphens

Academic writing can lead to some headaches when it comes to hyphenation.   It makes sense for you to check on them before using them but here are a few hectic hyphens that I have encountered: General Ongoing is one word. It has never been hyphenated.  This was news...
SOME GRAMMAR GREMLINS

SOME GRAMMAR GREMLINS

Before you start, it’s very useful to choose your preferred (or your educator’s recommended) dictionary.  Using the UK English dictionary, I experienced some interesting grammar gremlins that caused me some confusion, but I came up with the following which may prove...