Great Personal Letters for Busy People: 501 Ready-to-Use Letters for Every Occasion / Edition 2

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So many letters, so little time!

Write the right letter or email—fast—with this handy reference guide

Your in-box is overflowing, but in our hurried age of instant information, who has the time to sit down and craft a well-worded letter, or even an eloquent e-mail message? Now you can tackle all your correspondence with help from communications expert Dianna Booher and her classic Great Personal Letters for Busy People.

Completely updated and expanded to include 201 brand-new sample letters, this guide gives you ready-to-use letters and notes for any business, personal, or social situation. From announcements to apologies, complaints to congratulations, and invitations to introductions, there's something to fit every occasion. Organized into twenty-eight categories for quick reference and featuring alternate phrases for customizing letters to your needs, this book gives you samples for:

  • Engagements, weddings, and divorces
  • Births, graduations, and job references
  • Thank yous and apologies
  • Resolving consumer problems
  • Addressing credit, banking, and financial concerns
  • Dealing with Medicare, social security, veterans affairs, and other government programs and issues
  • Soliciting charitable contributions
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071464987
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 12/16/2005
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 591
  • Sales rank: 966,351
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.47 (d)

Meet the Author

Dianna Booher is an internationally recognized business communications expert and the author of more than 40 books. She is founder and president of Booher Consultants, a Dallas-based communication training firm with numerous Fortune 500 clients, including IBM, Verizon, JP Morgan Chaise, Lockheed Martin, Frito-Lay, Caterpillar, and Bank of America.

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