As part of the Prentice Hall’s popular NetEffect series, Communication for the Workplace, 3rd Edition focuses on the fundamentals of written communication: good sentence structure, accurate punctuation, and effective mechanics and spelling. This book discusses basic problems in written communication and encourages readers to develop their writing skills using a developmental, or step-by-step approach. Using a text-workbook format, it helps users progress from a novice level of writing to a stage where they are confident in composing. Refresh readers’ knowledge of basic English grammar and provide an easy-to-use reference for future writing activities. Contain over twenty exercises relating to specific composing deficiencies. Provide practice in areas that can be problematic, such as writing in complete thoughts, changing verb tense, and misplacing modifiers. Reinforce basic English skills by providing practice identifying and correcting sample memos, emails, reports and other business-related documents. Throughout the book, an abundance of business writing samples, activities and cases are highlighted and relate to a variety of fields such as banking, telecommunications, real estate, health care and more!
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This hands-on text/workbook is designed to help students develop the basic English skills that are essential to write effective business correspondence, to recognize language errors, and to develop decision-making and problem-solving skills. Its step-by-step focus and unique industry-specific format encourages students to review, reinforce, and apply their knowledge in situations that relate directly to the workplace.From the Inside Flap:
The second edition of Communication for the Workplace is the outgrowth of user experiences in the learning process as observed and assessed by the authors. This revision continues to challenge learners to develop mastery of language skills and written communications. Its "no-frills" approach helps learners get right to the core of basic problems in written communications.
From the very beginning of the book, users are involved in the learning process with drills, reinforcement exercises, case problems, and assessment activities. Learners are encouraged to develop their critical thinking, decision-making, and problem-solving skills. The text helps users progress from a novice level of writing to a stage at which they are more confident in expressing their ideas.
This user-friendly text-workbook can be used individually, in cooperative group learning, and in traditional classroom settings. It is an excellent reference guide because it has an abundance of information on English usage and business writing.
The goal of this book is to make each user a better and more successful communicator. The authors thank the colleagues, students, and support staff who have made helpful suggestions and comments.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0131183850
Book Description Prentice Hall, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 3. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0131183850