Business Communication Today, 15th Ed.
Chapter 5. Writing Business Messages
"Each of the wordy phrases below can be replaced by one word.
"Even for those who are "in the know" about the benefits of Plus, many have difficulty learning how to use Plus effectively.
"Fundamentally, poor business writing is costly and leads to disastrous events.
Hagan Blount introduces the topic and presents the infographic at TheMuse.
"Things have changed a lot in the way we conduct business communications, especially between the customer and the company.
"Understandably, for many students, email is a venue of freedom and distance from academic considerations.
Claire Fallon (photo, left) covers the topic in a piece at HuffingtonPost.
"Whether we are writing for business or pleasure, we may encounter “writer’s block” — the phrase that indicates we just can’t get started or we just can’t keep going.
To view the whole infographic click on the image to the left or on the link below.
"As consumers use mobile devices more and more to read email, creating flawless designs that are readable and useful in both desktop and mobile environments can be quite a challenge.
"There is an old adage: "As a man thinketh in his heart, so is he.
"A compilation of 25 basic styles of blogging from award winning blogger and author of Personality Not Included, Rohit Bhargava (photo, left).
"I was walking around Seattle's Sea-Tac International Airport yesterday, waiting for my flight to Maui, when I admired a T-shirt with a clever slogan: Washington Rain Festival, Jan.
"Why should we avoid well-worn phrases and clichés?
"If my marketer misses a typo while writing about a product, I want my packaging staff to catch it before the design gets sent to print.
To view the entire infographic click on the image or the link below.
"Startups face tremendous pressure while competing with their bigger counterparts.
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"The most important thing you should keep in mind is if anyone would want to share or recommend the specific post to their family and friends.
"More people are shopping on mobile devices than ever before.
"Everyday, each and every one of us interacts with the Cloud in some way.
"I took many writing classes in college but perhaps the most useful was one focused on business writing.
Click on the image or the link below to view the full infographic at Visual.
"According to our internal reports, here — in no particular order — are the ten most frequent catches by our editors in your press releases: .