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Business Writing For Dummies

Book Description

How many pieces of paper land on your desk each day, or emails in your inbox? Your readers - the people you communicate with at work - are no different.

So how can you make your communication stand out from the pile and get the job done? Whether you're crafting a short and sweet email or bidding for a crucial project, Business Writing For Dummies is the only guide you need. Inside you'll find:

  • The basic principles of how to write well

  • How to avoid the common pitfalls that immediately turn a reader off

  • Crucial tips for self-editing and revision techniques to heighten your impact

  • Lots of practical advice and examples covering a range of different types of communication, including emails, letters, major business documents such as reports and proposals, promotional materials, web copy and blogs - even tweets

  • The global touch - understand the key differences in written communication around the world, and how to tailor your writing for international audiences