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Business Writing: Help & Review

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Use this business writing course if you're looking for an easy way to boost your knowledge for an exam or reinforce your business class studies. Use engaging videos to learn more about such topics as workplace communication, paragraph construction and resume writing.
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10 chapters in Business Writing: Help & Review

Ch 1. Business Communication Framework {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[38779].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Why Communication Matters in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18907].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18907].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Elements of Effective Communication in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18910].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18910].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Communication Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2124].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2124].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Organizational Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2126].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2126].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Communication Skills Needed in a Knowledge Economy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18908].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18908].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Communicating in Team-Based Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Cross-Cultural Communication: Definition, Strategies & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7764].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7764].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Barriers to Effective Communication: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7765].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7765].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Selecting the Best Words for Your Message Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21305].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21305].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Using Nondiscriminatory Language in Business Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21306].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21306].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Using Active Verbs and Active Voice in Business Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21307].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21307].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Writing Effective Sentences for Business Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21308].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21308].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Crafting Strong and Coherent Paragraphs in Business Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Structuring and Organizing Your Message Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21310].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21310].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Visual Design of Your Message: Consistency, Balance, Restraint & Detail Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21311].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21311].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Parallelism: How to Write and Identify Parallel Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1310].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1310].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Examples of Parallel Structure in Technical Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Write a Book Proposal Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140526].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140526].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - How to Write a Job Description Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140527].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140527].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - How to Write a Letter of Recommendation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140553].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[140553].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - How to Write a Business Thank You Letter Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[149409].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[149409].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Informational and Analytical Reports: Definition and Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22091].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22091].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Planning Processes for Informational and Analytical Reports Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22092].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22092].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Supporting Your Message With Primary and Secondary Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Tips for Locating Research Materials Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Assessing the Reliability and Validity of Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21500].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21500].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Conducting Surveys and Interviews: Explanation & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21117].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21117].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Quoting, Paraphrasing and Summarizing Your Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Analyzing, Applying, and Drawing Conclusions From Research to Make Recommendations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21119].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21119].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Avoid Plagiarism: When to Cite Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Determining the Purpose of Your Message: Inform, Persuade & Good Will Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21111].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21111].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Routine and Positive Messages in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20073].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20073].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Negative Messages in the Workplace: Types & Messaging Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20076].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20076].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Giving and Responding to Constructive Feedback Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21703].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21703].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Persuasive Messages in the Workplace: Definitions & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20078].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20078].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Persuasive Strategies in Business Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20079].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20079].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Importance of Message Follow-Up Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21700].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21700].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Choosing Your Channel of Communication: Oral, Written, Visual & Electronic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21113].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21113].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Using Electronic Channels of Communication: Strengths and Weaknesses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15076].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15076].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Using Technology to Help Compose Your Message: Formatting & Effectiveness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21701].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21701].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Writing Effective Emails in the Workplace: Formality, Content, Language and Format Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15077].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15077].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Guidelines for Using Instant and Text Messaging in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15078].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15078].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Importance of Using Communication Technology Wisely Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15075].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15075].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Legal and Ethical Communication: Description & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18914].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18914].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Write a Great Essay Quickly Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1366].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1366].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Practicing Essay Writing to Get Better at Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1367].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1367].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Engage Readers by Picking and Developing an Appeal Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1352].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1352].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Write a Great Argument Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1328].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1328].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Structure an Argument in Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Essay Introduction: Write a Thesis and Capture Your Audience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1359].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1359].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Write a Strong Essay Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1360].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1360].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Informative Essay: Definition, Examples & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7028].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7028].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Descriptive Essay: Definition, Examples & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7027].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7027].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Evaluative Essay: Examples, Format & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7030].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7030].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Narrative Essay: Definition, Examples & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7026].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7026].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Persuasive Essay: Format, Topics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59100].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59100].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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