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Writing That Works: How to Communicate Effectively in Business

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 18, 2014

    Great Book !!

    Great Book, quick shipping.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 9, 2013


    Hello its me piper. Here are the rules: 1) no swear words or mean things 2) nothing too violent 3) just nothig mean ok! Please write the name of your story then who wrote it. Example: A story by: Mr. Money. Next result for assignment

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 6, 2002

    Great Reading Material!

    In this book you learn how to simplify your message and make it understandable to the reader. I highly recommend it!

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 26, 2000

    Writing That Works, Works - A Must for any Businessperson

    This book delivers on its title - it is a concise, well written and easy-to-read guide on creating business documents that grab a reader's attention and effectively sell an idea or product. It is an important read for anyone who writes for business purposes, and serves as a useful day-to-day reference. The chapter on e-mail is particularly important, explaining how to create e-mails that stand out in an environment where many people receive dozens of e-mails daily. In addition, this chapter addresses the importance of proper e-mail grammar and etiquette, which are often overlooked, but are no less important than in other business letters. Whether you have a liberal arts background or an MBA, this book can make you a better business writer.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 17, 2000

    I want everyone except my competitors to read this book

    This was a terrific book which I would recommend to all of my clients, colleagues and friends -- but not to my competitors. It gives too many good ideas on how to get your message across effectively, succinctly and clearly. The style is particularly effective -- bullet points with examples and real world examples of how to write more effectively. As a securities analyst following technology companies, I am in a very writing-intensive business, where I need to get my point across as effectively as possible in as few words as possible. At another level, I am alarmed by the caliber of writing that I see from people who we recruit -- people from major universities and graduate schools -- who are unable to write effectively. This book will be a useful tool for them -- better late than never.

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