The third in a successful McGraw-Hill series that includes Rules of Thumb: A Guide for Writers, Rules of Thumb for Online Research, and Rules of Thumb for Research, this guide has been designed to be used as a main text, a supplementary resource, and as a quick and easy reference. With full course of the writing process, directions, and advice that work, Rules of Thumb for Business Writers addresses the most common writing problems students will face every day in the business world.
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The Only Book You'll Ever Need to Write Clearly, Correctly, and SUCCESSFULLY
We all know "i before e," but do you know how to persuade with proposals, energize with email, and impress with PowerPoint? Rules of Thumb for Business Writers is your all-in-one, easy-to-use reference on everything you need to know about writing for the business world—from the basics of grammar and punctuation to putting the finishing touches on an important presentation. It's the only book you'll ever need to:
Whether you're applying for a job, preparing an agenda, or simply sending an email, how you write and present yourself can mean the difference between professional advancement and being left behind. Keep Rules of Thumb for Business Writers on your desk and have the best writing guide in the business at your fingertips.From the Back Cover:
Great writing gets great results! Now you can too with easy lessons on powerful and accurate "to-the-point" business writing. Whether you're laboring over a letter, agonizing over the outline of your next big report, or simply wondering whether that comma really makes sense, turn to this handy book from the author team of the best-selling Rules of Thumb: A Guide for Writers. Designed to meet the on-the-job writing challenges of time-starved professionals, it's packed with concise explanations of the most frequent problems in writing, bulleted lists of easy-to-follow guidelines, and hundreds of practical examples that instantly illustrate the concepts. Rules of Thumb for Business Writers will show you how to: find your focus...organize your thoughts...format your documents for optimal readability...begin with attention-grabbers...adopt a conversational tone...and produce more succinct and persuasive letters, e-mails, memos, agendas, reports, newsletters, resumes, and more. Plus, you'll learn to effortlessly adhere to the rules of punctuation, grammar, and usage, including knowing when to capitalize...choosing the correct prononun...avoiding fragments and run-on sentences...and properly placing apostrophes.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0072347465
Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0072347465
Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0072347465
Book Description McGraw-Hill College, Boston, MA, 1999. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Brand New Quantity Available: 1. ISBN: 0072347465. ISBN/EAN: 9780072347463. Inventory No: 1560734725. Bookseller Inventory # 1560734725
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