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HBR guide to better business writing

Author: Bryan A Garner
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Harvard Business Review Press, 2012.
Series: Harvard business review guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When you're fumbling for words and pressed for time, you might be tempted to dismiss good business writing as a nicety. But it's a skill you must cultivate to succeed: You'll lose time, money, and influence if your e-mails, proposals and other important documents fail to win people over.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bryan A Garner
ISBN: 9781422184035 142218403X
OCLC Number: 778420930
Description: xx, 210 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Delivering the goods quickly and clearly --
Developing your skills --
Avoiding the quirks that turn readers off --
Common forms of business writing.
Series Title: Harvard business review guides.
Other Titles: Guide to better business writing
Harvard business review.
Responsibility: Bryan A. Garner.

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When you're fumbling for words and pressed for time, you might be tempted to dismiss good business writing as a nicety. But it's a skill you must cultivate to succeed: You'll lose time, money, and influence if your e-mails, proposals and other important documents fail to win people over.

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"Garner is a leading authority on writing and with this book he shows the importance of good business writing to save time, money, and the reader's patience. The text, with suggestions and practical Read more...

 
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