Fun With Language

Posted: April 16, 2015 in Fun with words, Words and communications

In my article “How to Banish Typos, Misprints and Other Writing Disasters” I pointed out how one small mistake can wreck a document.

I found this item in the Reader’s Digest and it is quite sad but will give you a chuckle. Her type didn’t  just wreck her document, it killed any chances of getting interviews:

“After I sent out resumes to universities regarding faculty positions, my husband asked if I’d cought the typo, the one where I addressed the cover letter ‘Dear Faulty Search Committee’ ”-Jennifer Gotbeck

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