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Some Capital Advice
Texting and social media have spawned a digital shorthand that's increasingly encroaching on the office. The proper use of capitalization seems to have become one of the primary victims of this trend in post-modern communication. Missing, misplaced or misused capitalization can make an important business document appear awkward and uninformed. If you've got a co-worker who can't correctly capitalize (or if you're the guilty party), check out this handy guide from award-winning corporate communicator and blogger Laura Hale Brockway. Rule number one? Check a recent edition of a reputable dictionary. It's a great way to remember your Darwinian from your arabic numerals.