10 Tips for Business Writing Success Final

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10 Tips for Business Writing Success
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Tip 1 Know your audience: O Understand your readers’ expectations regarding format, design, length, layout and approach. O Establish and follow an organization appropriate to your audience and message. Double-check, when finished, that you’ve followed your own model. (Flood, pg.13)
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Tip 2 Design and layout matter O Where and how information is placed on the page – affects readability O A successful business writer uses design and layout to influence understanding. (Flood, pg. 17)
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Tip 3 Make sure your resources are relevant O When researching make sure your sources are credible and that the researched information is what your reader needs to know. (Thomas)
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Tip 4 Have your own voice O Find your own voice when writing. Evan Thomas called it write “as if you were speaking conversationally to somebody”. This gives your writing personality and credibility. (Thomas)
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Tip 5 Write for translation O Business and technical documents intended for those
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