Robbie Hyman

Robbie Hyman is a professional communications and public affairs writer. He has 15 years’ experience writing for nonprofits, small business and multibillion-dollar international organizations and is available as a freelance writer for federal agencies.

Robbie has written thousands of pages of content, including white papers, speeches, published articles, reports, manuals, newsletters, video scripts, advertisements, technical document and other materials. He is also co-founder of www.MoneySavvyTeen.com, an online course that teaches smart money habits to teenagers.

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The Best Public-Speaking Tip I've Ever Gotten

By on November 16, 2013 in Leadership with 0 Comments

You can save yourself a lot of anxiety about your upcoming presentation — if you follow this simple bit of advice.

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Things I'm Getting Rid of

By on October 23, 2013 in Leadership with 0 Comments

The author has found a few things he has decided he can live without to simplify his daily life.

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Give Your Readers Clear Next Steps

By on October 7, 2013 in Leadership with 0 Comments

Don’t leave your readers wondering, “What am I supposed to do now?” Use this technique instead.

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Get to the Point

By on September 23, 2013 in Leadership with 0 Comments

If your document or email is too wordy, if you take too long making your point, we’ll probably move on.

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Be Careful With Your Narratives

By on September 16, 2013 in Leadership with 0 Comments

We all write narratives in our heads. “This is a dead-end job.” I’m not very technical.” Here’s why you shouldn’t.

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A Book Everyone Should Read

By on September 9, 2013 in Leadership with 0 Comments

The Sky is Not the Limit, by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. The universe is awesome — bigger, older, hotter, colder, quieter, emptier and more violent than we can comprehend. Yet so few people take any interest in the cosmos. As Dr. Tyson puts it, so few of us ever “just look up.” This book puts the […]

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Down a Bunny Slope?

By on August 29, 2013 in Leadership with 0 Comments

This awkward moment illustrates reason number five gazillion to watch your clichés and corporate-speak.

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From the 'Disgruntled Employee Handbook' Files: BACK TO THE SUGGESTION BOX (Part 2)

By on August 25, 2013 in Leadership with 0 Comments
From the 'Disgruntled Employee Handbook' Files: BACK TO THE SUGGESTION BOX (Part 2)

The author makes a satirical point about the office suggestion box.

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Do Your Words Reveal… Or Conceal?

By on August 17, 2013 in Leadership with 0 Comments

Can’t understand what a document is actually saying? It could be that the author is actually using words to hide something.

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