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10 Steps to Successful Business Writing
     

10 Steps to Successful Business Writing

by Jack E. Appleman
 

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ISBN-10: 1562864815

ISBN-13: 9781562864811

Pub. Date: 02/25/2008

Publisher: American Society for Training & Development

This new title addresses solutions to the root cause of poor productivity—bad communication. And how often is that communication in writing? Almost every business communication today is in some form of writing, so learn from the best, the 10-step way to successful business writing. From knowing where to take your reader to how to construct simple and clear

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This new title addresses solutions to the root cause of poor productivity—bad communication. And how often is that communication in writing? Almost every business communication today is in some form of writing, so learn from the best, the 10-step way to successful business writing. From knowing where to take your reader to how to construct simple and clear sentences and organize your materials, this title makes it easy for everyone at every level of any organization.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781562864811
Publisher:
American Society for Training & Development
Publication date:
02/25/2008
Series:
10 Steps Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
150
Sales rank:
946,841
Product dimensions:
6.08(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.44(d)

Table of Contents

Preface     v
Introduction     1
Understand the Demand for Good Writing     7
Know Where You're Taking Your Readers     13
Be Explicit, Clear, and Concise     23
Grab Your Readers' Attention     35
Write with Rhythm to Hold Your Readers     49
Organize to Help Your Readers Understand     61
Choose a Tone That Produces Good Results     83
Put Your Best Grammar on the Page     101
Edit, Rewrite, and Refine     123
Master the Documents You Use Most Often     141
Steps to Improve Workers' Writing Skills     167
Resources     182
Index     183
About the Author     186

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