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Writing well for business success : a complete guide to style, grammar, and usage at work, Sandra E. Lamb

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Writing well for business success : a complete guide to style, grammar, and usage at work
Title
Writing well for business success
Title remainder
a complete guide to style, grammar, and usage at work
Statement of responsibility
Sandra E. Lamb
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"So much of success in business depends on writing well. From resumes to reports, proposals to presentations, Writing Well for Business Success will help you communicate your ideas clearly, quickly and effectively. It will help you distill your message into a well-targeted statement; ace the elements of style; write what you want to say in emails, business plans and more; master the tricks of editing yourself. Presented in author Sandra Lamb's lighthearted and easy accessible style, this little book is an essential desk reference guide for the modern working world"-- Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lamb, Sandra E
Dewey number
808/.042
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1479.B87
LC item number
L34 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • Business writing
  • Business communication
  • REFERENCE
  • Business communication
  • Business writing
  • English language
  • English language
Label
Writing well for business success : a complete guide to style, grammar, and usage at work, Sandra E. Lamb
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/516/9781250064516/image/lgcover.9781250064516.jpg
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First things first. Before you write -- Create a road map -- What's your point?... and other principles -- Write, write, write --- Revise, revise, revise -- Edit, edit, edit -- Perfect what you've written -- Write with style, voice, and tone -- Punctuation slam dunks -- Caution: yield to grammar and usage--or not! -- Misused, confused, and abused words -- Business writing etiquette -- The shapes of business communications -- The email animal (and all its electronic relatives) -- Memos that make the point -- Letters that hit the mark -- The business plan that gets action -- The report that changes things -- Proposals and grant applications that get approved -- The presentation that gets the contract -- The speech that gets applause -- The résumé that gets the interview
Control code
ocn904528794
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 258 pages
Isbn
9781250064516
Lccn
2015007355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781250064516
  • (OCoLC)904528794
Label
Writing well for business success : a complete guide to style, grammar, and usage at work, Sandra E. Lamb
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/516/9781250064516/image/lgcover.9781250064516.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First things first. Before you write -- Create a road map -- What's your point?... and other principles -- Write, write, write --- Revise, revise, revise -- Edit, edit, edit -- Perfect what you've written -- Write with style, voice, and tone -- Punctuation slam dunks -- Caution: yield to grammar and usage--or not! -- Misused, confused, and abused words -- Business writing etiquette -- The shapes of business communications -- The email animal (and all its electronic relatives) -- Memos that make the point -- Letters that hit the mark -- The business plan that gets action -- The report that changes things -- Proposals and grant applications that get approved -- The presentation that gets the contract -- The speech that gets applause -- The résumé that gets the interview
Control code
ocn904528794
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 258 pages
Isbn
9781250064516
Lccn
2015007355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781250064516
  • (OCoLC)904528794

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