Monthly Archives: May 2016

The trouble with bills: when poor understanding defeats good intention

A few weeks ago, I wrote about the difficulties I was experiencing with billing systems and invoices as I learned to navigate a new industry. At the time, I had paid some suppliers twice but missed payments to others. Today I’ve encountered something similar – once again linked to invoicing, and once again linked to […]

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Apostrophes for mothers’ day

I’ve always had a bit of a thing for possessive apostrophes – much abused and misunderstood as they are. And it’s this time of the year that I’m most aware of the little mark … because the day for mothers is upon us. Every year I’m bothered by the various ways that marketers write about […]

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