Business Writing

  • Using The Right Words
    In most writing manuals and English classrooms, the act of using the right words is also known as diction. Diction can be a funny thing, mostly because there are relative degrees of correctness when i....
  • Business Software Writing
    Those who specialize in business software writing are faced with a formidable task: they must create programs that are both powerful and easy to use at the same time. Each day, millions and millions o....
  • Help Writing A Cover Letter
    Lots of people have great resumes but need help writing a cover letter. Too often, they make the mistake of focusing exclusively on the resume and relying on its strength to carry a subpar cover lette....
  • Bad News Messages
    Bad news messages are notoriously difficult to convey. Despite the preponderance of words in the English language that describe failure, criticism, and malevolence, it seems our faculties are put to t....
  • Business Writing And Training
    As people's written communication skills continue to dwindle, the business writing and training industry grows apace. It's hard to believe that after 12-16 years of schooling, most people still don't ....
  • Business Grammar
    Using proper business grammar is one way to set yourself apart from other executives who are too lazy to edit their writing. By taking the time to re-learn basic rules of usage, you'll ensure that you....
  • Business Letter Templates
    While there is some creative leeway in drafting your correspondence, there are also several business letter templates that are more acceptable than others. Uniformity ought to be the biggest sin in th....
  • Effective Business Writing
    Effective business writing is most often writing that communicates its points efficiently and with a minimum of personal style. Most writing guides stress the importance of removing oneself from the p....
  • Writing Proposals
    One of the core tasks of many office jobs is writing proposals on any number of topics. You may need to request funds for a project, suggest new ways to distribute or market your product, or even pitc....
  • Writing Business Letters
    For something that should be so easy, writing business letters seems to terrify far too many office workers. Even if it's just a simple thank you note for a lunch, an interview, or a round of golf, th....