Writing Business Letters For Dummies

Writing Business Letters For Dummies

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"A life raft in a sea of bad communication" Bill Lane, Business Editor "Give your business letters - and your career - new life. Get the book!" Evilee Thibeault, Sr.VP/Publisher, Network World, Inc Praise for Writing Business Letters For Dummies(R) "Will greatly enhance your ability to communicate." - Dr. Tony Palermo, Chiropractor and Success Coach "Will teach you how to get your point across persuasively." - Bob Martel, President, JMB Marketing "Her simple-to-understand, easy-to-do exercises will have everyone (including me) writing business correspondence like a pro." - Debby Hoffman, coauthor, Find Something Nice to Say: The Power of Compliments Ready-to-use letters and e-mails for all business occasions! Practical tips on writing letters that get results Do you worry about your letters and e-mails at work? Do you have a sneaking suspicion that they're not as effective as they could be? In this friendly guide, business communications expert Sheryl Lindsell-Roberts reveals the secrets of powerful letter-writing and shows you step-by-step how to craft correspondence that gets results.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 187.96 x 233.68 x 22.86mm | 589.67g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • English
  • 0764552074
  • 9780764552076

Table of contents

Introduction. PART I: Making Your Mark in the Business World. Chapter 1: Catapulting Your Career. Chapter 2: Your Image to the World. Chapter 3: The ABC's of Letters. PART II: Writing Persuasive Letters. Chapter 4: Getting into High Gear. Chapter 5: Adding Spit and Polish. PART III: The Letter Carrier Cometh. Chapter 6: Spicy Sales Letters. Chapter 7: In the Course of Your Employment. Chapter 8: The Customer Is Always Right. Chapter 9: Cash or Charge? Chapter 10: Ask (Nicely) and Ye Shall Receive. Chapter 11: May I Have Your Order, Please? Chapter 12: Getting Personal in Business. Chapter 13: You Are Cordially Invited. Chapter 14: Professional Potpourri. PART IV: The Part of Tens. Chapter 15: Ten Hints for Writing Memorable Memos. Chapter 16: Ten Tips for Querying a Magazine. Chapter 17: Ten Things to Remember About Proper Forms of Address. Chapter 18: Ten Things to Know about Using the U.S. Postal Service. Chapter 19: Ten Tips for Cutting E-M@il Overload. Chapter 20: Ten Ways to Jettison Paper Piles. PART V: Appendixes. Appendix A: Punctuation Made Easy. Appendix B: Grammar's Not Grueling. Appendix C: Abridged Abbreviations. Appendix D: Spelling Superbly. Index. Book Registration Information.
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About Sheryl Lindsell-Roberts

Sheryl Lindsell-Roberts is an accomplished business writer, seminar leader, and author whose books include Business Writing For Dummies.(R)
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