Mr. R. L. Waller, CEO GOs Stores, Inc. 900 Speight Waco, Texas 76798 Dear Mr. Waller: The opportunity for your business to thrive in the car-wash industry is within your reach today with our latest invention, the cost-effective Select-A-Wash from Ryk
Please read the following examples of plagiarism and paraphrasing. Then complete the practice
In the space of a year, Napoleon cleared the Austrians out of Italy and made them sue for peace.
In this fa
Using the suggested sources listed with each section provide the requested information for your assigned
company. Identify sources used. Often you can answer each question by consulting only one source,
Within sentences or lists, express ideas in the same grammatical structure. Please see Gregg (s 1425b(3)
and 1081) and our textbook (p. 163). Directions: Correct any lack of parallelism in the following
sentences. Some sentences conta
PHRASES, CLAUSES, AND SENTENCES
A PHRASE is a group of words without a subject or verb
Examples: Finding a parking space
To the mall
A CLAUSE is a group of words with a subject and a verb.
Examples: A bee flew in the window. (independent clause)
While I w
REMINDERS FROM ROUGH DRAFTS OF PARAGRAPHSRESEARCH
1. Use No Spacing, not the default, Normal Spacing.
2. Tie in each Roman numeral paragraph with the purpose of the paper. This paragraph
helps transition between major sections.
3. In your source co
REMINDERS ON WORK PLAN MEMORANDUM AND OUTLINE
An example is included in the overview of the research report handout, which was passed
out and covered in class and is also in the research report folder on Blackboard.
You can use as many of my words from th
REVISING TO BE AND PREPOSITIONAL PHRASES
from Revising Business Prose, by Richard Lanham, pp. 4-6
1. For the following sentence, first mark all of the to be words (am, are, is, was, were), prepositions,
and to parts of infinitives.
The bond markets are in
ANALYSIS OF STYLE AND TONE
Style can be compared to the ingredients you add to a dish, such ingredients as vocabulary, sentence structure,
emphasis, and arrangements of ideas. Tone is the flavor of the finished dish, how your reader will view your creatio
STYLISTIC DIFFERENCES BETWEEN BUSINESS WRITING AND
NEWSPAPERS AND JOURNALS
The only guidelines shown here are the ones that we follow for business writing but do not
follow for newspapers and journals.
Insert a comma between two independent clauses
WRITING SKILLS REVIEW: RESEARCH REPORT
Please correct the following sentences. Each number has at least one type of grammatical
or stylistic error.
1. Goldman Sachs is a good company to work for. The pay is outstanding, and
Goldman Sachs provides excellen
BUS 3315-INTEGRATED BUSINESS WRITING
INSTRUCTOR: Dr. Randy Waller
TELEPHONE: (254) 710-4177
OFFICE: AC 403.1
E-MAIL: [email protected]
OFFICE HOURS: MWF 8-9/TT 8-12:30
REQUIRED: Guffey, Business Communication: Process & Product (Current Edition)
A BRIEF REVIEW OF BASIC
DR. RANDY WALLER
HANKAMER BUSINESS SCHOOL
Run-ons and Comma Splices
Identify the boundaries of independent clauses and punctuate
A. I approve the general terms
Randall L. Waller, Ph.D.
Ethos involves the creation of an image of good
character. This requires connecting with the
audiences value system. The main components
of ethos are competency, goodwill, and virtue.
Pathos exploits the emotions. Such emotions
Writing Thank You Notes
Expressing appreciation is a matter of good business etiquette.
Send thank you notes or letters for interviews, referrals, job search assistance,
patronage, orders, advice, hospitality, meals, gifts, favors, and guest speakers.
PARAPHRASING AND PLAGIARISM
When you write your research paper, you are not the expert. Instead, you are the guide through
other peoples ideas on your issue. The soundness of your paper will be based on your citations
of the best authorities available on
(two blank lines)
Month Day, Year
(double space (one blank line)
Name of Receiver, Job Title
Name of Sender, Job Title (hand initial after printing)
Short, Informative Heading
(two blank li
Your Companys Name
City, State Zip
(one blank line or no blank lines)
Month Day, Year (if the return address is in letterhead form, left-block style is to leave
one blank line before the date)
(two to seven blank lines)
Name, Title of Custo
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RSUM AND LETTER OF APPLICATION
Consider audience and emphasize reader benefits in business writing
Write clearly, correctly, and concisely
Construct well-developed paragraphs that show rather than tell
Write a persuasive resume and cover le
Instructor: Dr. Christina Iluzada
Text: Thill, J. V., & Bovee, C. L. (2017). Excellence in Business
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September 10, 2017
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Dear Mr. Massey:
As a senior business administration major graduating in May 2017, I am excited about
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SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:
Variety of work experience, including both public and
Being a good listener is more than just hearing words come out of a persons mouth. Sometimes
you have to read between the lines and often reflect on what you are hearing. Part of effective
listening is being able to empathize with the person you are speak
Meetings are a great way to network with people, learn about
what is happening in the company, and even find employment.
Through the social collaboration of meetings, you can meet
people that can help you throughout your career. You can also
Top 3 Franchises
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Low start-up capital
Create fresh ideas monthly to
Chapter 4 Exercises:
4.1b Would you mind going to our website and filling out the customer information in
order for us to help process your order in the new database?
4.1d If you have an A permit you are allowed to park in the new company lot.
4.1f Once y