How to Write Effective Business English: Excel at E-mail, Social Media and All Your Professional Communications

By Fiona Talbot
Not only are good communication skills necessary in the workplace, possessing knowledge of business English is vital as well. Being able to succinctly deliver a message through the written word in reports, presentations, or even e-mail will reflect positively on an employee. However, the written English taught in universities and colleges can be very different from the language, tone, or format required in the business world, creating a challenge for both native and non-native English speakers.This updated second edition of "How to Write Effective Business English" contains practical worksheets and exercises, an expanded chapter on e-communications to include instant messaging, and a new chapter on effective social media writing. The book also offers more and new case studies to illustrate how communication contexts can vary in different organizations.

"Assuming an intermediate knowledge of English, ""How to Write Effective Business English"" provides guidelines for further development, deals with real life scenarios and gives readers answers that even their bosses might not know. Focusing on emails, letters, resumes or job applications, ""How to Write Effective Business English"" gives readers an easy system for writing clearly, quickly and easily. ...[W]ill also hold immense practical value to native English speakers who feel that their written business English needs practice. ...[V]ery highly recommended for community and academic library instructional reference collections."

--The Writing/Publishing Shelf, Library Bookwatch "Midwest Book Review "


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About the Paperback

Publisher Kogan Page
Publish date 02/28/2016
Pages 168
ISBN-13 9780749475550
ISBN-10 0749475552
Language English

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