The article “Make
Direct Marketing Pay Off” (Dec. 07, page 38) misstated the
headquarters location for the firm Stonefield Josephson. It is based
in Los Angeles. The JofA regrets the error.
The creation of these new IRS-certified service providers for small businesses clarifies some issues around traditional professional employer organizations.
When professionals prepare written material for readers inside their organization or outside, they should make sure that no errors distract from the message they need to convey. Take this short quiz for practice in subject-verb agreement.