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Communication minute: Plain English

Did the feline position itself horizontally on the floor covering, or did the cat just sit on the mat? Plain English, or Plain Language, is a term used to describe writing that’s easy to understand. It’s the opposite of gobbledygook. … Continue reading

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It’s worth putting in the effort: You do the math

Deakin graduate Jeszlene Zhou does the math on finding time to attend uni, study, work, have a social life and put together a killer ePortfolio. Follow Jeszlene on Twitter: @firstcommsjob YOU have 20 contact hours, 20 work hours, dinner with … Continue reading

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Science communicators share their proofreading tips

With help from fellow members of the professional body Australian Science Communicators, Dr Ian McDonald shares some tips for proofreading your writing. Follow Ian on Twitter: @ianmcd85 I’m sure I am not the only one but I always find that … Continue reading

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