Report Notes.03-24 - j. Use active voice k. Credit...

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VIII. Write the Report A. General Guides a. Watch wordiness b. Use headings as guides c. Keep parallel structure d. Use transitional words or phrases when appropriate e. Use present tense f. Write informally—shorter reports i. More formally—longer, formal reports g. Use tables and graphs i. Particularly for numerical h. Refer to tables and graphs i. Place tables and graphs close to discussion
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Unformatted text preview: j. Use active voice k. Credit secondary sources B. Report Structure a. Short i. Letter report ii. Memorandum report iii. Email report iv. No title pages b. Long/Formal i. Prefatory parts ii. Content of the report proper 1. Introduction 2. Body 3. Ending section iii. Appended parts...
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This note was uploaded on 09/30/2010 for the course GBA 389 taught by Professor Joyce during the Spring '08 term at Sam Houston State University.

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