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The Business Writer's Companion
     

The Business Writer's Companion

by Charles T. Brusaw, Gerald J. Alred, Walter E. Oliu
 

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The Business Writer's Companion is an easy-access guide to the most common types of business writing and communication by a dedicated author team with decades of combined academic and professional experience. It places writing in a real-world context with hundreds of business writing topics and more than 60 sample documents. Always anticipating the needs of

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The Business Writer's Companion is an easy-access guide to the most common types of business writing and communication by a dedicated author team with decades of combined academic and professional experience. It places writing in a real-world context with hundreds of business writing topics and more than 60 sample documents. Always anticipating the needs of today's business writers, the sixth edition includes updated information on the technologies that are integral to workplace writing and offers tips about professionalism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312137892
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
02/01/1996
Edition description:
5TH
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.68(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.99(d)

Meet the Author

GERALD J. ALREDis professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where he teaches courses in professional writing and directs the Graduate Certificate Program in International Technical Communication. He received the 2004 Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching Technical Communication from the Society for Technical Communication.
 
CHARLES T. BRUSAW is a business-writing consultant for corporations worldwide. He worked for twenty years as a technical writer for the NCR Corporation and has also worked in advertising, public relations, and curriculum development.
 
WALTER E. OLIU until recently served as Chief of the Publishing Services Branch at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. He is a communications consultant in the Washington, D.C. area and has taught at Miami University of Ohio, Slippery Rock State University, and Montgomery College.
 
All three are co-authors of The Business Writer's Handbook, Ninth Edition; the Handbook of Technical Writing, Ninth Edition; and Writing That Works, Tenth Edition.

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