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c.I want to make one thing clear: None of you will bepromoted; without teamwork.10.29. a.The Zurich airport has been snowed in, thereforeI can’t attend the meeting.b.The Zurich airport has been snowed in, therefore,I can’t attend the meeting.c.The Zurich airport has been snowed in; therefore,I can’t attend the meeting.10.30. a.His motivation was obvious: to get Meg fired.b.His motivation was obvious; to get Meg fired.10.31. a.Only two firms have responded to our survey;J. J. Perkins and Tucker & Tucker.b.Only two firms have responded to our survey:J. J. Perkins and Tucker & Tucker.10.32. a.Send a copy to: Nan Kent, CEO, Bob Bache, presi-dent, and Dan Brown, CFO.b.Send a copy to Nan Kent, CEO; Bob Bache,president; and Dan Brown, CFO.c.Send a copy to Nan Kent CEO; Bob Bache president;and Dan Brown CFO.10.33. a.You shipped three items on June 7; however, wereceived only one of them.b.You shipped three items on June 7, however; wereceived only one of them.c.You shipped three items on June 7; however wereceived only one of them.10.34. a.Workers wanted an immediate wage increase: theyhadn’t had a raise in 10 years.b.Workers wanted an immediate wage increase;because they hadn’t had a raise in 10 years.c.Workers wanted an immediate wage increase; theyhadn’t had a raise in 10 years.10.35. a.His writing skills are excellent however; he needs topolish his management style.b.His writing skills are excellent; however, he needs topolish his management style.c.His writing skills are excellent: however he needs topolish his management style.10.36. a.We want to address three issues; efficiency; profit-ability; and market penetration.b.We want to address three issues; efficiency, profit-ability, and market penetration.c.We want to address three issues: efficiency, profit-ability, and market penetration.For additional exercises focusing on semicolons and colons,visit MyBCommLab. Click on Chapter 10, click on AdditionalExercises to Improve Your Grammar, Mechanics, and Usage, andclick on 16. Punctuation A.CasesWebsite links for selected companies mentioned in cases can befound in the Student Assignments section atupdates.com/ebc12.Persuasive Business MessagesMICROBLOGGINGSKILLS10.37. Message Strategies: Persuasive Business Mes-sages [LO-2]You’ve been trying for months to convinceyour boss, company CEO Will Florence, to start usingTwitter.You’ve told him that top executives in numerous industries nowuse Twitter as a way to connect with customers and other stake-holders without going through the filters and barriers of formalcorporate communications, but he doesn’t see the value.Your task:You come up with the brilliant plan to demonstrateTwitter’s usefulness using Twitter itself. First, find three ex-ecutives from three companies who are on Twitter (choose anycompanies and executives you find interesting). Second, studytheir tweets to get a feel for the type of information they share.

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Logic, Rhetoric, Persuasion, Audience theory, Appeal to emotion, Regulatory Focus Theory, Sarah Calhoun, A Theory of Human Motivation,

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