10 tips for good business writing

State your objective early. For instance, “The purpose of this document is to show you how to perform the new accounts receivable process.” Know your audience. Identify who will read the document and what they’ll need to know. Stay on topic. Make sure… Read More ›

How to write with conciseness and clarity

Given how much information people consume every day, business writing needs to be concise. At the same time, it must also must be able to deliver complex information clearly and persuasively. Many writers mistakenly believe that using long, complicated words,… Read More ›

Tips for Email writing

If you’re like most people, you send so many emails every day that you rarely stop to think about how effective they are. As you do with other forms of business writing, you should revise your emails to ensure that… Read More ›