How to Say It: Business Writing That Works demystifies the writing process. Adina Gewirtz takes everything from a short memo to a full-length proposal and shows that by breaking the process down into ten simple steps, anyone can learn to write well on the job. The book is easy to read, and funny, too!
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"Far and away the best basic book on writing I've seen for decades." -- Jon Franklin, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner.
POSTULATE, FORMULATE, AND COMMUNICATE.
Do you panic when you hear the words "business writing"? Are you a "techie" who has always struggled with writing? If so, there's good news: nationally recognized business writer Adina Gewirtz has developed the Target Outline System for people who need to communicate at work but don't know how to do it proficiently. Her simple, ten-step system emphasizes structure over style and offers step-by-step explanations and numerous samples of effective business writing -- so you can cut to the chase.
Through specific examples and instructive exercises, you'll discover how to: -- Identify problems and resolutions -- Determine your audience -- Know which words and phrases to use -- and which to avoid -- Craft polished, persuasive business prose -- Apply your knowledge to everything from memos and e-mail to the most complicated reports and proposals . . . and get to the bottom line -- every time.About the Author:
Adina Gewirtz developed her writing seminar for a major corporation to teach non-writers how to write with clarity and speed. She has a master's in journalism and has been teaching her system to students and business professionals for 15 years.
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Book Description Prentice Hall Press, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX073520425X
Book Description Prentice Hall Press, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11073520425X
Book Description Prentice Hall Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 073520425X New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1829759