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

Brief Contents

Part One: The Writing Process at Work 

Ch. 1: Understanding the Workplace Context: A Case Study
Ch. 2: Planning a Document
Ch. 3: Writing a Document
Ch. 4: Revising a Document

Part Two: Methods and Design
Ch. 5: Collaborating on a Document
Ch. 6: Conducting Research for a Document
Ch. 7: Designing Documents and Visuals

Part Three: Messages and Models
Ch. 8: Writing Email, Memos, and Letters
Ch. 9:  Writing Routine and Sensitive Messages
Ch. 10: Writing Informal Reports
Ch. 11: Writing Formal Reports
Ch. 12: Writing Instructions
Ch. 13: Writing Proposals
Ch. 14: Giving Presentations
Ch. 15: Writing Resumes and Cover Letters

Appendices:
 A: Writing for an Online Environment

 B: Revision Guide