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Effective Writing, CourseSmart eTextbook, 9th Edition

By Claire B. May, Gordon S. May

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Feb 25, 2011

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For Accounting, Business Communication, and Technical Writing courses.


This book is written for the accountant who wants to sharpen their communication and critical thinking skills in order to be more effective in the workplace.

Table of Contents

Part I: Communication Strategies
Chapter 1. Accountants as Communicators
Chapter 2. The Writing Process: An Overview
Chapter 3. The Flow of Thought: Organizing for Coherence
Chapter 4. A Sense of Style: Writing with Conciseness and Clarity
Chapter 5. Standard English: Grammar, Punctuation, and Spelling
Chapter 6. Format for Clarity: Document Design
Chapter 7. Critical Thinking
Chapter 8. Accounting Research
Part II: Business Documents
Chapter 9. Letters
Chapter 10. Memos and Email
Chapter 11. Reports
Part III: Writing and Your Career
Chapter 12. Writing Essay Exams: Academic Courses and Professional Certification Exams
Chapter 13. Writing for Employment: Resumes and Letters
Chapter 14. Writing for Publication
Chapter 15. Oral Communication: Listening and Speaking

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Effective Writing, CourseSmart eTextbook, 9th Edition
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$30.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-256885-2