The Business Style Handbook: An A-to-Z Guide for Writing on the Job with Tips from Communications Experts at the Fortune 500 / Edition 1

The Business Style Handbook: An A-to-Z Guide for Writing on the Job with Tips from Communications Experts at the Fortune 500 / Edition 1

by Helen Cunningham, Brenda Greene
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071382305

ISBN-13: 9780071382304

Pub. Date: 02/12/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

In the everyday work world, most professionals are on their own when it comes to writing reports, memos, proposals, and other necessary correspondence. The Business Style Handbook is a practical and comprehensive guide that focuses specifically on the writing issues that frequently arise on the job. Insights and feedback from Fortune 500 communications

Overview

In the everyday work world, most professionals are on their own when it comes to writing reports, memos, proposals, and other necessary correspondence. The Business Style Handbook is a practical and comprehensive guide that focuses specifically on the writing issues that frequently arise on the job. Insights and feedback from Fortune 500 communications executives provide tips and advice on improving writing style and effectiveness, while more than 1,200 alphabetized entries cover the essentials of style and usage, grammatical concepts, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071382304
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
02/12/2002
Pages:
285
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Chapter 1: Fortune 500 Survey Results
Chapter 2: Why Style Matters
Chapter 3: The Case for Standards
Chapter 4: Write with Purpose
Chapter 5: E-Mail: Before You Hit Send
A-to-Z Entries
Sources We Like
Bibliography
Index
About the Authors

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