Monthly Archives: November 2009

“That” vs. “Which”

Image via Wikipedia Today, one of our most grammar-savvy clients emailed us with a question. She asked: If a sentence says, ‘A policy (that/which) protects the merchant against penalties… ’ should you use ‘that’ or ‘which’? And why? I wasn’t 100% sure I knew the right answer. I was pretty...
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Your Paycheck vs. Your Conscience: Should you Turn Down Unethical Projects?

You’ve probably seen those documentary-style anti-tobacco ads – the ones where a slick and smiling executive grills a series of job applicants about their qualifications. The questions start innocently enough – there’s usually a discussion about the applicant’s previous advertising work or basic office skills like typing or filing —...
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