How to Write It: Complete Guide to Powerful Writing for Every Situation by Sandra E. Lamb, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
How to Write It: Complete Guide to Powerful Writing for Every Situation

How to Write It: Complete Guide to Powerful Writing for Every Situation

by Sandra E. Lamb
     
 

Even the simplest notes can trigger procrastination, deliberation, and frustration in all of us. Thankfully, writing expert Sandra Lamb is here to provide tips for writing virtually all communications: emails, resumes, thank-you notes, collection letters, grant proposals, letters of complaint, press releases, and much more.

  • An improved and expanded

Overview

Even the simplest notes can trigger procrastination, deliberation, and frustration in all of us. Thankfully, writing expert Sandra Lamb is here to provide tips for writing virtually all communications: emails, resumes, thank-you notes, collection letters, grant proposals, letters of complaint, press releases, and much more.

  • An improved and expanded edition of the essential reference on restoring personality, civility, and grace back to business and personal communications.
  • Geared toward today's edgier and more competitive business landscape.
  • Includes twice as many models as the previous edition and new chapters on applying for jobs via email, writing business plans, creating book proposals, and drafting letters of apology and condolence.
  • Previous edition sold 60,000 copies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580085724
Publisher:
Ten Speed Press
Publication date:
03/15/2006
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 10.89(h) x 0.89(d)

Meet the Author

Sandra E. Lamb began her career as a technical writer, editor, and ghostwriter in the medical field. In the mid-eighties, she founded an advertising, public relations, and marketing corporation. During this time, she also instructed groups of corporate managers in the principles of effective writing and co-authored the book EQUITY SHARING. Currently, Lamb writes a humor column and is a free-lance writer for national magazines, specializing in women's issues. Her pieces have appeared in such magazines as Family Circle and Woman's Day.

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