Writing That Works: Communicating Effectively on the Job
Twelfth Edition   ©2016

Writing That Works: Communicating Effectively on the Job

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

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-01948-X; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-01948-8; Format: Paper Text, 34 pages

A heavily revised Chapter 8 highlights the greatest pitfalls of email— today’s primary business communication.

Updated models in progress and new side-by-side comparisons help students visualize how rhetorical and design principles affect the success of workplace documents.

Expanded and updated advice on social media, research, document management, and online presentation tools recognizes the growing importance of composing, collaborating, and constructing an identity in digital environments for a digital audience.

Integrated coverage of language acknowledges our increasingly global economy and helps all students communicate effectively across cultures.