MGA 303: Communication for Accountants
January 26th to May 6th
Mondays and Wednesdays
Mary Ann Rogers
Visiting Assistant Professor
Department of Accounting and Law
Department of Organization and Human Resources
School of Ma
Groovy Candies Company
For class discussion. Do not submit answers.
Groovy Candies Company was one of the largest chocolate manufacturers in the world,
supplying ingredients and confectionaries to smaller candy producers. Groovy had 40 plants,
Identify the faults in the following sentences. Revise the sentences to remedy the
1. A company credit card was used by the manager to purchase office supplies.
(Fault: passive voice)
Rewrite in the active voice: The manager used the company
Information E-Mail Message
William Lim <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Joe Ramone <email@example.com>
This is in response to your recent inquiry about our customer database. Your message of
February 12 said that you want
MGA 303: Notes on Persuasion
If your audience is positive or neutral, you may use a one-sided argument:
If your audience is positive or neutral, reinforce their existing attitude by stating the benefits that
will accrue from your message.
If your audience
Example of a Memorandum (Hard Copy)
February 16, 2015
Ruth DiSilvestro, Manager
William Lim, Human Resources .
Please Follow New Job Advertisement Procedure
To find the right candidates for your open positions as fast a
MGA 303 : Topic Sheet for Test One
The MGA 303 test, held on March 9, 2015, will be comprised of two sections.
The first part will appear as a passage written by your "intern. There will be at least ten
errors in it (relating either to pattern, format, gr
November 24, 2014
Reflection on Presentation
After getting the opportunity to present my idea in front of the class I was happy that everything ran
as smooth as possible. There were a few tweaks that ne