Now is a good time of year to reflect on your writing skills. What do you want to improve? You may want to focus on cover letters, essays or business writing. No matter what your interest is, there’s a resource for you! Here’s a list of great resources to help you on the path to writing greatness.

Resume and Cover Letters

McGill Caps – There are several free PDF resources on the McGill Caps website that can help you with both French and English resume and cover letters. If you are enrolled in a undergraduate or graduate program, you can even get one-on-one help.

Assignments and Essays

McGill Writing Centre Tutorial Service – All McGill students can take advantage of up to 7 hours of tutoring per semester. Make sure to plan sessions in advance of essays or projects you’d like to work on.

Business Writing

Management and Business Subject Guide – Did you know the McGill Library is full of resources? Use the management and business subject guide to get a handle on the latest business communication trends.

Everyday Refinement

Harvard Business Review  – If emails are what you want to work on, check out this guide. A good email can sometimes make or break opportunities.

Use your peer network – Ask a friend or peer to review your writing to get another perspective. Here are some tips for going about the process. Getting involved in MACES and attending events is a great way to get to know your community. We’re stronger together!