Available 10.05.2018
The Business Writer's Handbook
Twelfth Edition   ©2019

The Business Writer's Handbook

Gerald J. Alred (University of Wisconsin -- Milwaukee) , Walter E. Oliu , Charles T. Brusaw (Sinclair Community College)

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-05849-3; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-05849-4; Format: Spiral Bound, 640 pages

Business Writing from A to Z

From abstracts to online professional profiles, from blogs and forums the e-mail and formal reports, The Business Writer’s Handbook uses smart, accessible language to spotlight and clarify business writing today. Hundreds of topic entries, 90+ sample documents, at-a-glance checklists, and clear, explicit models, communicate the real-world practices of successful business writers.

Developed by a legendary author team with decades of combined academic and professional experience, the book’s intuitive, alphabetical organization makes it easy to navigate its extensive coverage of grammar, usage, and style. Plus, updated, in-depth treatment of pressing issues like the job search, audience awareness, source documentation, and social media use on the job resonate both in class and at the office.

With a refreshed, integrated focus on the ways technologies shape writing, the Twelfth Edition of the Handbook is the indispensable reference tool for writing successfully in the workplace.