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The AMA Handbook of Business Writing
by Kevin Wilson; Jennifer Wauson
Publication Date: 2010-08-04
Just because you're not a born writer doesn't mean you should settle for less than perfect business documents.
The Business Writer's Companion
by Gerald J. Alred; Charles T. Brusaw; Walter E. Oliu
Publication Date: 2004-09-23
More than just a guide, The Business Writer's Companion places writing in a real-world context with quick access to hundreds of business writing topics and more than sixty sample documents illustrating the most common types of business writing.
Critical Power Tools
by J. Blake Scott (Editor); Bernadette Longo (Editor); Katherine V. Wills (Editor)
Publication Date: 2006-07-13
The first sourcebook for rethinking technical communication theory, practice, pedagogy, and research through a cultural studies lens.
by Mary Sue Garay (Editor); Stephen A. Bernhardt (Editor)
Publication Date: 1998-03-19
Examines the escalating literacy demands of the new workplace, and makes suggestions for reshaping traditional English classes to better equip students with new skills to meet these needs.
Internet-Based Workplace Communications
by Kirk St. Amant; Pavel Zemliansky
Publication Date: 2004-10-31
Internet-Based Workplace Communications: Industry and Academic Applications examines the different ways in which online media are becoming a part of and affecting educational and professional writing practices. By overvieiwng how Internet-based technolog
The Language of Organizational Styling
by Lionel Wee
Publication Date: 2015-01-22
The ways in which commercial organizations and service providers 'style' themselves - creating the image they wish to portray to their potential consumers - is a long-established area of research in the fields of sociology and business studies. However language also plays an important role in organizational styling, something which until now has been largely overlooked in the literature.
by David G. Pugh; Terry R. Bacon
Publication Date: 2005-01-03
A key factor is the ability to create proposals that outshine those from even the strongest competitors. Powerful Proposalshelps businesses maximize the selling power of their proposals, with proven strategies for going beyond "this is what we do" documents in favor of customer-centered offers that highlight the tangible benefits your company offers.
The Power of Writing in Organizations
by Anne-Laure Fayard; Anca Metiu
Publication Date: 2012-08-21
This book demonstrates the power of writing in informal and formal organizations in the past and the present.
by Alan Siegel; Irene Etzkorn
Publication Date: 2013-04-02
For decades, Alan Siegel and Irene Etzkorn have championed simplicity as a competitive advantage and a consumer right.
Strategies for Business and Technical Writing
by Kevin J. Harty
Publication Date: 1998-09-09
A collection of essays, most previously published, by professionals in business and technical communication. Suitable as a supplement to core texts in either technical writing or general composition, or as a core text itself. Explores the process of writing, problems with language, correspondence, r
by Patrick Dias; Aviva Freedman; Peter Medway; Anthony Pare
Publication Date: 1999-04-01
This work provides an examination of the relationship between written communication in academic and workplace contexts. It is aimed at writing researchers, teachers, programme designers, and others concerned with writing in academic and business arenas.
Writing for Business
by Harvard Business School Press Staff (Compiled by)
Publication Date: 2007-07-01
Effective business writing rests on a foundation of basic principles. Master them, and you'll know how to handle the many different writing tasks that come your way. This book will help you organize and edit your message for maximum impact.
Writing High-Tech Copy That Sells
by Janice M. King
Publication Date: 1995-02-20
A compact, practical reference containing step-by-step guidance through the process of planning, designing, writing, contracting and producing marketing and promotional materials for technology-based products.
by Richard Johnson-Sheehan; Sam Dragga
Publication Date: 2001-07-27
Offering a comprehensive approach to proposal development, this book takes readers through the development process, helping them invent their ideas, organize their materials, write in persuasive styles, and create an effective visual design. It also uses visual learning techniques to improve the readers' creativity as they write proposals.