Learning to write succinctly is an important skill in public relations, particularly in the public affairs space. As any undergraduate course in English would teach you, using fewer, more carefully selected words will help you to make your points clear and concise.
Ernest Hemingway once wrote in a 1945 letter: “It wasn't by accident that the Gettysburg Address was so short. The laws of prose writing are immutable as those of flight, of mathematics, of physics.”
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