MEMBER BLOG
altWFPG Members are invited to submit blog posts on international affairs and foreign policy topics, women's leadership, career advancement, and Women's Foreign Policy Group programs. Posts represent the reflections and personal views of members and guest bloggers and not those of the WFPG. View Blog
SUBMIT YOUR BLOG POST
To submit your post please send the following to [email protected]
  1. Your 600-1,200 word blog post
  2. A relevant photo (taken by you or in the public domain)
  3. A brief one to two sentence (50-70 word) author bio


GUIDELINES AND POINTERS

REMEMBER, A SUCCESSFUL BLOG
  1. IS FOCUSED AND TO THE POINT - Select one idea or concept and make sure you have a topic sentence with your main point to grab the reader so they continue reading. Keep your sentences short and keep it concise.
  2. MAKES AN ARGUMENT and provides clear advice and recommendations. Give us your opinion, don’t be vague or write in passive voice.
  3. HAS A COMPELLING TITLE - Spend some time thinking about your headline to emphasize your central point and draw in readers.
  4. ENDS ON A STRONG NOTE - Your final paragraph should summarize your argument with a catchy, thought-provoking final sentence.
And don't forget to PROOFREAD, PROOFREAD, PROOFREAD!

Other guidelines:

The post must be useful to the readers of this blog and focus on foreign policy topics, women's leadership, career advancement, or a Women's Foreign Policy Group program.

The post must be grammatically correct and well-written.

The post may not include marketing-related links and must not be entirely self-promotional, but we are happy to include links to reports for further reading or your website at the end of the post.

All submissions must be original and any references should be attributed and cited.