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Ex-Wall Street Journal editor Shani Raja teaches you how to write with the style and flair of the world’s best journalists.


Learn the Secret Sauce of Great Writing in less than 45 minutes. (More than 247,758 people enrolled in this free online course.) 

Imagine you could write with the style and flair of journalists on newspapers like The Economist, The New York Times or The Wall Street Journal. These elite professionals don’t just craft crisp, clear copy—they dazzle. Is your writing wordy, confusing, clunky or boring? It won’t be after I teach you their little-known secrets.
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More About Shani Raja


Shani, seen here planning news coverage with reporter Ian Talley, has written for The Economist, reported for Bloomberg News, and edited for The Wall Street Journal. Today, Shani’s Alchemy of Writing Podcast, which explores the secrets of good communication, is growing fast on Spotify.


Shani, standing here next to the famous math tutor Eddie Woo, left journalism to teach and has since become one of the world’s best-known writing instructors. More than a million students are currently enrolled in Shani’s various online classes, which teach people the writing secrets of first-class journalists.


Shani is currently working on his first book, The Alchemy of Writing, which explores the art and science of writing well. The book crystallizes and augments the teachings in his bestselling online courses. A second book, whose title and subject remain a secret, is also in the works.

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