A smart article from The Harvard Business Review, “I Won’t Hire People Who Use Poor Grammar. Here’s Why.”
I just knew that liberal arts would come back into fashion one day. Oh well, time to brush up on my Shakespeare and get those doggone semi-colons in place. Really.
a smart quote:
Grammar signifies more than just a person’s ability to remember high school English. I’ve found that people who make fewer mistakes on a grammar test also make fewer mistakes when they are doing something completely unrelated to writing — like stocking shelves or labeling parts.