10 things not enough kids know before going to college

Christopher Blattman’s third tip is learning how to write well:

Take writing seriously. You will use it no matter your career. Being able to take complex ideas and explain them in short, straightforward, plain sentences is a skill you will use, whether you’re a lawyer, a salesperson, a blogger, or a doctor. You want to learn to think clearly and then write like you speak.

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